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Description

Framed ink and watercolor drawing of a building in Lebanon, NH bearing a sign across the front, "Lafayette Hotel." At bottom is lettered: "Kept by H.B. Benton." Mrs. Little says Moses Greenough was the innkeeper by 1810 and gave it the name of Lafayette Hotel. The printed name on strip apparently pasted over old sign of Benton Picture descended in Greenough family. Original frame and glass.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Material
ink
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
ink
Ink
PICTURE
wall hangings
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
People and organizations
Lafayette Hotel
Dimensions
29.5 x 24 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.389
GUSN
26824

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