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Object Name Lumber
Catalog Number 1939.109
Date 1809-1865
Material(s) Wood; wrought iron
Dimensions H-11.5 W-5.5 D-0.75 inches
Description This is a section of board with reciprocal saw marks on one side and rough planing marks on the other. There is a cut nail without head bent over in one corner. The piece appears to have been stained dark. Several old nail holes remain.
Notes Old card reads: "Piece of wood from the home of Abraham Lincoln."
Collection Dr. J.T. Dorris Collection
People Lincoln, Abraham
Subjects Lumber
Building materials
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS