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The White House at Washington

The White House at Washington

Item Information

Title:
The White House at Washington
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: With a splendid fore edge painting by Miss Currie, depicting a view of the White House at Washington. With a signed autograph inscription by Miss Currie on a front fly-leaf in reference to this volume.
Name on Item:
Miss Currie
Date:
(c) 1821
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Official residences
White House (Washington, D.C.)
Places:
District of ColumbiaWashington
The White House
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1821.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: A history of New York : from the beginning of the world to the end of the Dutch dynasty : containing, among many surprising and curious matters, the unutterable ponderings of Walter the Doubter, the disastrous projects of William the Testy, and the chivalric achievements of Peter the Headstrong, the three Dutch governors of New Amsterdam : being the only authentic history of the times that ever hath been published / by Diedrich Knickerbocker
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000192A
Call #:
RARE BKS F122.1 .I7 1821x
Barcode:
39999063117558