Description (Brief):

Black and white print of two women on either side of a large scroll. One is seated holding a book entitled Phrenonomy;the other woman is standing. The scroll details an elaborate scheme for finding the day of the week for any date as well as finding the day of the month. The two women are presumably Rosette R. and Emma E. Pike, who held the copyright.

Date Made: 1847

Copyright Holder; Depicted: Pike, Rosetta R.Pike, Emma E.Maker: Sarony & Major

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York City

Subject: EducationChronology: 1840-1849


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Exhibition Location:

Related Publication: Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone

Credit Line: Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.2365Catalog Number: 60.2365Accession Number: 228146

Object Name: lithographObject Type: Lithograph

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: image: 9 1/2 in x 13 1/4 in; 24.13 cm x 33.655 cmoverall: 13 1/2 in x 17 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 44.45 cm


Record Id: nmah_324705

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