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This and 281 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Album, Scraps and Sketches by Frederick [sic] S. Church vol. 1.

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Ephemera, Latest from the Front—Our Friends the Mosquitoes Preparing and Off for the Summer Campaign, Illustration for Harper's Weekly (XVII, No. 860, June 21, 1873, p. 532)

This is a Ephemera. It was illustrated by Frederick Stuart Church and collected by Dr. Dudley Tenney and published by Harper's Weekly and Harper & Bros.. It is dated June 21, 1873 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is etching in black ink. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

30.2 × 23.5 cm (11 7/8 × 9 1/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in print, lower left: F. S. Church

Cite this object as

Ephemera, Latest from the Front—Our Friends the Mosquitoes Preparing and Off for the Summer Campaign, Illustration for Harper's Weekly (XVII, No. 860, June 21, 1873, p. 532); Collected by Dr. Dudley Tenney (New York City); USA; etching in black ink; 30.2 × 23.5 cm (11 7/8 × 9 1/4 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-1070-60

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