National Geographic : 1936 Sep
Photograph byWillard R.Culver THE "LINCOLN PIONEER VILLAGE" AS RECONSTRUCTED IN THE CITY PARK AT ROCKPORT, ONTHE OHIO Observe the solid wooden wheels of the oxcart and the "mover wagon." Also there is the stockade, for Indiandefense, and theopen well with theteetering pole for drawing water. Log huts and a chopping block in the right foreground complete this picture of early-day Hoosier life. From theageof7to21,Lincoln lived in such a village in Spencer County.