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Diploma of the Philadelphia Society for Promoting...
Diploma of the Philadelphia Society for Promoting Agriculture, awarded to [blank] at the annual exhibition held at Powelton, Philada. Sept. 1860 / Schmolze 1860 ; J. Queen ; P.S. Duval & Son. Lith. Philada.
1 print : lithograph with tint stone ; 48.3 x 60.6 cm (sheet)
Print shows two young men leading an ox team pulling a wagon loaded with hay on which a woman and children are riding; also shows farm animals and two female figures possibly representing Demeter, the goddess of the harvest.
Title from item.
Stamped in lower left: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889.
Purchase; Marian Carson; 1997; (DLC/PP-1997:105).
Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress.
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