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Poem about John Henry Bradley Storrs

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Subject:
Storrs, John Henry Bradley
Type:
Writings
Date:
191-?
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Item : 1 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 07 x 11 cm.
Summary:
Poem reads: Ve haf ein sculptor broder; and his name vas Yonny Storrs; he makes mit mud such faces; dat day puts you in a roars; some day he'll be a great man; his broder told me so; he'll make von grand George Vashington; and earn a lot of dough.
Illustreted with watercolor drawings of two clovers.
Date range estimated around the assumption that this was written early in Storrs' career, based on the line "some day he'll be a great man."
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Poetry
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14956
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John Henry Bradley Storrs papers, 1790-2007, bulk 1900-1956
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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