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The President's House, Washington
  • J. & F. Tallis, publisher
  • The President's House, Washington, mid 1800s
  • Images of historical buildings
  • Where object was made: London, England, United Kingdom
  • engraving
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 93 x 146 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 178 x 254 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 5/8 x 5 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 x 10 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Transfer from Watson Library, 1969
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2933
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Description

Left corner: Washington on his way to the Capitol as President, 1788. Right corner: The Marshal and General Neville fired upon by the Mob, 1794. Center top: drawing of Constitution on top of swords and laurel leaves all in the margins.