Washington and Wife Visiting the Troops at Valley Forge

Washington and Wife Visiting the Troops at Valley Forge

Description (Brief)
Black and white print depicting George and Martha Washington standing in snow near a camp fire surrounded by soldiers in dress uniform. Wounded soldiers appear at left. Troops in background stand at attention with raised bayonets behind an American flag.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1871
depicted
Washington, George
Washington, Martha
maker
Breuker & Kessler
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
depicted
United States: Pennsylvania, Valley Forge
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 10 in x 15 1/2 in; 25.4 cm x 39.37 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2598
catalog number
60.2598
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Costume
Revolutionary War
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols
Chronology: 1870-1879
Uniforms, Military
related event
Valley Forge
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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