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Capitol of the United States Washington/West Front
  • J. & F. Tallis, publisher
  • Capitol of the United States Washington/West Front, mid 1800s
  • Images of historical buildings
  • Where object was made: London, England, United Kingdom
  • engraving
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 105 x 143 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 178 x 254 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 1/8 x 5 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 x 10 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Transfer from Watson Library, 1969
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2939
Description

Major image in center see title: in margins - Left corner Washington refusing Lord Howe's Letter. Right corner Battle of Trenton. Center top sword and laurel.