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Ward, John Quincy Adams (1830-1910) [Four standing figures: Native Americans and European explorer]


Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06343.095 Author/Creator: Ward, John Quincy Adams (1830-1910) Place Written: s.l. Type: Sketch Date: circa 1830-1910 Pagination: 2 p. ; 12.6 cm x 17.7 cm.

Summary of Content: Reverse side, numerous small sketches with dragons and horse. Graphite; wove paper.

People: Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Art, Music, Theater, and FilmAmerican Indian History

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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