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Illustrator:
Frederick Stuart Church, American, 1842–1924  Search this
Publisher:
National Elgin Watch Co.  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Dudley Tenney, New York City  Search this
Object Name:
Ephemera
Type:
Ephemera
Made in:
USA
Date:
1875
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Calendar illustrations for the Elgin Watch Almanac. The June illustration shows cows looking with shock at a sign advertising artificial butter. The August illustration shows Father Time on a horse-drawn sickle mower. The July illustration shows flying pocket watches with the heads and wings of insects. The September illustration shows a figure in front of a pile of pumpkins.
Credit Line:
Bequest of Erskine Hewitt
Accession Number:
1938-57-1070-328
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4e7b1d52e-27f6-4147-85b7-df38bd558387
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-57-1070-328