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MS Am 1139

Davis, Alexander Jackson, 1803-1892. Alexander Jackson Davis Views of Mt. Vernon and vicinity: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

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Descriptive Summary

Location: f
Call No.: MS Am 1139
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Davis, Alexander Jackson, 1803-1892.
Title: Alexander Jackson Davis Views of Mt. Vernon and vicinity,
Date(s): 1830-1831.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 volume (.1 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Drawings and watercolors of Mount Vernon by American artist Alexander Jackson Davis.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

*42M-1562, *42M-1563, *42M-1564, *42M-1565, *42M-1566, *42M-1567, *42M-1568, *42M-1569, *42M-1570, *42M-1571, *42M-1572, *42M-1573, *42M-1574, *42M-1575. Gift of W. B. O. Field of Lake Mohegan Westfield, New York; received: 1942.

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Preferred Citation for Publication:

Alexander Jackson Davis Views of Mt. Vernon and Vicinity (MS Am 1139). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Alexander Jackson Davis was an American artist.

Scope and Contents

12 loose drawings, in watercolor, pencil, pen and ink, of George Washington's estate, Mount Vernon, Virginia.

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