Postcard to Benjamin Franklin Thomas

Title

Postcard to Benjamin Franklin Thomas

Description

The image on the postcard shows a horse in the lower left hand corner.

Benjamin Franklin Thomas worked as an elephant tamer for the Van Amburgh Circus in the mid nineteenth-century.

Source

Robert E. Smith, Lincoln History Harvest, 2014

Date

1862 circa

Rights

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Format

document

Language

English

Type

image

Original Format

postcard

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Collection

Citation

“Postcard to Benjamin Franklin Thomas,” History Harvest, accessed February 28, 2024, https://historyharvest.unl.edu/items/show/586.

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