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Noah Webster the Schoolmaster of the Republic

Noah Webster the Schoolmaster of the Republic

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Description (Brief)
Chromolithographed print; a bust portrait of Noah Webster superimposed on a manuscript page for his dictionary surrounded by various copies of the dictionary. A copy of, "The Elementary Spelling Book by Noah Webster," an ink well, quill pens, and a sander in right foreground.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
chromolithograph
Object Type
Chromolithograph
date made
before 1885
depicted
Webster, Noah
maker
Root & Tinker
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 16 3/4 in x 23 in; 42.545 cm x 58.42 cm
overall: 22 in x 28 in; 55.88 cm x 71.12 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2383
catalog number
60.2383
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Chronology: 1880-1889
Education
Communication, letter writing
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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