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Testimonial awarded by the Philadelphia Relief Committee...

Testimonial awarded by the Philadelphia Relief Committee / F. Moras fe. Print shows the Grim Reaper flying above a port, also two female figures standing on opposite sides of a medallion with scene o ... show more

Testimonial awarded by the Philadelphia Relief Committee / F. Moras fe.
1 print : lithograph, gilt and tinted with one stone ; 69.6 x 55.9 cm (sheet)
Print shows the Grim Reaper flying above a port, also two female figures standing on opposite sides of a medallion with scene of a man stopping to help a sick or injured person. Includes quotes from the Bible.
  • 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.
  • Miscellaneous Items in High Demand
Chillas, David , printer
  • Fraternal organizations--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1850-1860.
  • Health care--1850-1860.
  • Sick persons--1850-1860.
  • Grim Reaper (Symbolic character)--1850-1860.
  • Certificates--1850-1860.
  • Lithographs--American--Color--1850-1860.
Moras, Ferdinand, 1821-1908, artist
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