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This black and white photographic postcard features a house in Troy, Kansas. This three story house has a front porch and a deck on the second floor. People are standing on both the porch and deck. Horses are tied up in the front yard and the house is surrounded by trees. A black and white illustration of Abraham Lincoln's head is on the right side of the card. Printed text is at the bottom of the card. Handwriting is on the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Hiawatha (Kan.), Brown County (Kan.), Troy (Kan.), Doniphan County (Kan.), Saint Joseph (Mo.), Buchanan County (Mo.), Historic buildings, Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
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Good, Joseph R., "Postcard: Old Higby House, Troy, Kansas" (1909). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 768.
Old Higby House, Troy, Kansas. Abraham Lincoln made one of the three speeches he made in Kansas in this historical old house, on Dec. 2, 1859. Lincoln was born in 1809, died on April 15, 1865. Joseph. R. Good Esq. St. Joseph. Mo 1016 W 10th