Henderson Lithographing Company, Honorary William Goebel Lithograph
Kentucky Historical Society. Special Collections & Archives.Frankfort, Kentucky 40601-1931
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For microfilmed copies see Family Collection: Henderson Lithographing Co.--Hon. William Goebel Lithograph.
Associated Materials / Related Records
[Identification of item], Henderson Lithographing Company, Honorary William Goebel Lithograph, ca. 1900, 96SC10,Library Special Collections and Archives, Kentucky Historical Society, Frankfort.
1 poster: litograph; 49 X 40 cm.
A large engraved image of Goebel surrounded by laurel leaves in the center of the poster. Images around the poster's edges include the governor's mansion, a depiction of Goebel's assassination, his lying in state, and the capitol. The words attributed to the governor as his last words, "Tell my friends to be brave and fearless and loyal to the great common people," are printed below his image. The approximate date for this lithograph is 1900.
Variant Name: Hon. William Goebel of Kentucky: Our martyred governor died Febraury 3, 1900.
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