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Ward, John Q. A. Figure with satyr on one side, four standing figures on reverse; graphite; wove [lined] paper with printing.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06343.215 Author/Creator: Ward, John Q. A. Place Written: s.l. Type: Sketch Date: n.d. Pagination: 2 p. ; 17.4 cm x 21.2 cm.

Summary of Content: Spread sheet-like printing. "Maim Maim Nurture Nurture Outline Outline . . . Partners Partners Qualms Qualms Rimini Rimin".

People: Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Art, Music, Theater, and Film

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