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"The First Great Western Empire", broadside to inspire enlistment in War of 1812

after 1812
Unknown American, 19th century (American)


Accession Number

M16509

Medium or Technique

Wood engravings and type

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Illustrated broadside with title “The First Great Western Empire…” by Jonathan Clark. “Printed by Author at press of R. Packard, Albany. Republished by Mrs. M. L. Perry, Springfield, MA” Information on this widely found broadside is found on the web under “First Great Western Empire.”

Provenance

Bequest of Mr. Abram Edmands Cutter, his widow waiving her right to the use of the prints for life. Entered in Donation Book 9/20/1901.

Credit Line

Bequest of Abram Edmands Cutter