Private Wrongs

Description (Brief):

Colored print of a branch of a tree and sub-branches representing the legal aspects of private wrongs and their means of redress.

Date Made: 1838

Maker: J. H. Bufford and Company

Location: Currently not on view

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

Subject: EducationU.S. National Government, judiciaryChronology: 1830-1839


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Related Publication: Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone, Tree of Legal Knowledge

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.2451Catalog Number: 60.2451Accession Number: 228146

Object Name: lithographObject Type: Lithograph

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: image: 17 1/2 in x 13 3/4 in; 44.45 cm x 34.925 cm


Record Id: nmah_324779

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