Freshman Initiation

Freshman Initiation

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Description (Brief)
Black and white print of a large room filled with young men engaged in a variety of initiation pranks. Hazing devices include: blindfolds, dunce caps, tub of water, women's clothing, white sheets, an animal head, Greek helmet, musical instruments, etc.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
date made
ca 1862
publisher
Chatfield, Charles C.
maker
Punderson & Crisand
Giles, John Lawrence
artist
Sargent, C. A.
place made
United States: Connecticut, New Haven
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 12 1/8 in x 16 1/8 in; 30.7975 cm x 40.9575 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2436
catalog number
60.2436
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Education
Architecture, Educational Buildings
Fraternal Associations
Games
Civil War
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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