CALL NUMBER: PGA - Trow--Log cabin anecdotes ... (C size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZC4-2103 (color film copy transparency)LC-USZ62-49275 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: A Whig campaign broadside, with text describing a series of 12 incidents in the life of William Henry Harrison, illustrated with wood-engravings. The incidents are (counterclockwise from upper left): "Harrison's humanity in war," "Harrison's address to [Simon] Bolivar," "Harrison's treatment of an old fellow soldier," "Harrison preferring another man's son to his own," "Harrison's care for his soldiers," "Delivering the eagle," "Harrison charging in battle at the Thames," "Harrison's self-denial, " "Harrison giving away his only blanket,""Harrison giving his horse to a Methodist minister," "Harrison saving the life of a Negro." "The Council of Vincennes." The print has a border of cider barrels and grain.
MEDIUM: 1 print on wove paper : woodcut ; sheet 57.7 x 44 cm.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: New York : Published by J. P. Giffing, at the Office of the Harrison Almanac, ... 55 Gold St., New York, c1840.
Title from item.
The Library's impression was deposited for copyright on July 18, 1840. DLC
Published in: American political prints, 1766-1876 / Bernard F. Reilly. Boston : G.K. Hall, 1991, entry 1840-19.
Harrison, William Henry,--1773-1841. Presidential elections--United States--1840.
Broadsides 1840.Woodcuts 1840.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (color film copy transparency) cph 3g02103 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g02103 (b&w film copy neg.) cph 3a49395 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a49395
CONTROL #: 93500724
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