Engraved card, 3 ½ x 6 ½, perhaps for advertising or promotional purposes, printed by the Western Bank Note Company, containing the text of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, c. 1900. “Western Bank Note & Eng. Company, Chicago – Western Division of American Bank Note Company” printed on bottom below border. Copyright 1892 Thomas Johnson printed below portrait of Lincoln, above portrait is quotation from Second Inaugural Address. Western Bank Co. was noted for bank notes, stock certificates, bonds for governments and corporations, checks, stamps, Etc.. Back is blank. Old stock, mint and unused. (Ln057) $45.
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