Free Old Vintage Postcards with Abraham Lincoln Pictures

Please scroll down to see all the free old postcards featuring Abraham Lincoln
Please scroll down to see all the free old postcards featuring Abraham Lincoln

Like our George Washington pictures, these free old postcards featuring Abraham Lincoln educate as well as entertain, because they depict important events in Lincoln's life and provide narratives about the events shown. They're perfect for Presidents Day!

About These Old Postcards

  • One of these antique postcards commemorates the Emancipation Proclamation by showing slaves thanking Lincoln for their freedom.
  • Another shows the reward poster that was posted after Lincoln's death.
  • There's another that honors the 100th anniversary of Lincoln's death.
  • There's one that depicts Lincoln's birthplace, the humble log cabin, and another that shows the log cabin and his home in Springfield, Illinois.

Please feel free to download them. They're free!

Is History Repeating?

There are some comparisons being drawn lately between our incoming president Barack Obama and Abe Lincoln. What a great thing it would be for our country if the comparisons turned out to be warranted!

Abraham Lincoln Old Postcards

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Commemorative Abraham Lincoln antique postcard centennial souvenir, calling him "The Martyred President"Old postcard portrait of Abraham Lincoln showing his log cabin boyhood home and the home in Springfield, Illinois he lived in as an adultCentennial souvenir old postcard depicting Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation effect on slavesOld postcard with portrait of Lincoln and reward poster for his killerOld postcard with portrait of Lincoln and the log cabin in which he was born
Commemorative Abraham Lincoln antique postcard centennial souvenir, calling him "The Martyred President"
Commemorative Abraham Lincoln antique postcard centennial souvenir, calling him "The Martyred President"
Old postcard portrait of Abraham Lincoln showing his log cabin boyhood home and the home in Springfield, Illinois he lived in as an adult
Old postcard portrait of Abraham Lincoln showing his log cabin boyhood home and the home in Springfield, Illinois he lived in as an adult
Centennial souvenir old postcard depicting Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation effect on slaves
Centennial souvenir old postcard depicting Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation effect on slaves
Old postcard with portrait of Lincoln and reward poster for his killer
Old postcard with portrait of Lincoln and reward poster for his killer
Old postcard with portrait of Lincoln and the log cabin in which he was born
Old postcard with portrait of Lincoln and the log cabin in which he was born

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Instructions for Downloading

1. Please read the terms of use (detailed in the Rules of the Road graphic further down on the page) before downloading.

2. To download one of the vintage Abraham Lincoln postcards, choose a thumbnail version in the right column. When you click on one of the images, it will appear larger.Once you've chosen an image and see it larger, double-click on the larger image, which will make the best version of the art appear. Then, if you have a PC, just right-click and save the final version of the artwork to your hard drive. If you have a Mac, control-click the image to access the option to save it.You can then print it or incorporate it into digital artwork, as long as the uses are in compliance with the terms of use outlined below.

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Dolores Monet 7 years ago from East Coast, United States

Wordplay, I am just crazy about the vintage cards and postcards you share here on the hubpages. I have used one on a website, but mostly I just like to stop by and look at them. They are so beautiful!


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WordPlay 7 years ago from Georgia, y'all Author

Thanks so much for sayng that, Dolores. I'm glad someone enjoys these cards as much as I do!

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