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Ward, John Quincy Adams (1830-1910) [Landscape, rock formation with trees]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06343.069 Author/Creator: Ward, John Quincy Adams (1830-1910) Place Written: s.l. Type: Sketch Date: 4 August 1855 Pagination: 1 p. ; 11.2 cm x 16.3 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06343.069 Author/Creator: Ward, John Quincy Adams (1830-1910) Place Written: s.l. Type: Sketch Date: 4 August 1855 Pagination: 1 p. ; 11.2 cm x 16.3 cm.

Summary of Content: Inscribed, "Mount Morris." Graphite; wove paper.

People: Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Art, Music, Theater, and Film

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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