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Columbia's noblest sons
Kimmel & Forster, printer
Last, Jay T., donor
Date Created and/or Issued
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Huntington Library
Jay T. Last Collection of Graphic Arts and Social History
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Image of a jugate featuring bust-length portraits of United States presidents George Washington and Abraham Lincoln framed by the goddess Columbia and six historical vignettes; Columbia stands with flags, a sleeping lion and a bald eagle, cannons, and open manacles with chain; vignettes feature the Boston Tea Party "December 18 [sic], 1773," the signing of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, British General Charles Cornwallis surrendering to American forces at the end of the Revolutionary War on October 19, 1781, the beginning of the American Civil War on April 19, 1861, a naval battle scene, and a celebration of the Union victory on April 6, 1865.
Single-color print. "Lithog. & printed by Chr. Kimmel & Forster 254 & 256 Canal St. N.Y. Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year of 1865 by Henry & Wm. Voight in the Clerk's Office of the Southern District of New York. Manson Lang, 512 Broadway, New York"--text, bottom margin.
1 lithograph : uncolored ; overall 47.94 x 60.8 cm (18 7/8 x 23 15/16 in.)
African Americans--Pictorial works
Boston Tea Party, 1773--Pictorial works
Cannons--Pictorial works
Columbia (Symbolic character)--Pictorial works
Eagles--Pictorial works
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Pictorial works
Naval battles--Pictorial works
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Pictorial works
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Pictorial works
Washington, George, 1732-1799--Pictorial works
Lithographs--1850-1875. (gmgpc)
Jay T. Last Collection
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