This set was most likely made by the toymaker Ellis, Britton & Eaton in Springfield, Vermont but distributed by French and Wheat in New York City. Some historians speculate that this toy was created as a tribute to President Abraham Lincoln in the 1860's during the period of the Civil War. Commemorating his childhood spent in a log cabin. Some scholars also speculate that John Lloyd Wright, the son of Frank Lloyd Wright, the famous architect, played with this set as a child and went on to inspire him to invent "Lincoln Logs" in 1918 and create the Red Square Toy Company.The item "Vintage 1860's Civil War Era Log Cabin Playhouse French & Wheat N. Y" is in sale since Sunday, June 24, 2018. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Vintage & Antique Toys\Other Vintage & Antique Toys". The seller is "vintageguy5510" and is located in Harwinton, Connecticut. This item can be shipped to United States.