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Title
Washington's sofa, Phila.
Collection

"The Pageant of America" Collection

v.8 - Builders of the Republic

(unpublished photographs)

George Washington

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860 - 1920 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Topics
Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Associated objects
Sofas
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: [From the Museum's label?] "Used by the Washington family in the executive mansion, on High Street (now Market), during the years Washington lived in Philadelphia as President of the United States. / The sofa was sold to Robert Morris by the Washingtons on their return to Mt. Vernon. / Presented by the Union League of Philadelphia. S. 6,038"
Physical Description
Extent: 16.5 x 21.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e85fbcd0-c615-012f-70df-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Washington's sofa, Phila." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 - 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-be0d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Washington's sofa, Phila." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-be0d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1860 - 1920). Washington's sofa, Phila. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-be0d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Washington's sofa, Phila.