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Across the Continent: Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way / Frances Flora Palmer

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Title(s): 
Across the Continent: Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way
Creator(s): 
Frances Flora Palmer
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1868
Materials/Techniques: 
hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions: 
Overall: 17 3/4 x 27 1/4 in. (45.1 x 69.2 cm) Image: 22 × 31 in. (55.9 × 78.7 cm) Mat: 21 × 29 in. (53.3 × 73.7 cm)
Classification: 
Accession No: 
1526.41
Previous Number(s): 
37862
Department: 
Inscribed, "J. M. IVES, DEL." in margin in lower left on recto; Inscribed, "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year AD 1868 by Currier & Ives in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York" and "ACROSS THE CONTINENT." and "' WESTWARD THE COURSE OF EMPIRE TAKES ITS WAY.'" in margin in lower center on recto; Inscribed, "DRAWN BY F.F. PALMER" in margin in lower right on recto.
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