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Samuel P. Hawes (1799-1866) papers

Description

Series XV, Samuel P. Hawes (1799-1866) papers, undated (#1.81), contains a satirical cartoon drawing, entitled "Grand Entré of the Great History Pole Sea Serpent through the Broad Avenue of the Main Street of Delaware, Ohio," by William Walcutt. The pen and ink drawing made on a long, narrow piece of paper, depicts a comical procession with a long pole. It is inscribed: "Sam Hawes, with compliments of William Walcutt." Nothing is known about William Walcutt or the circumstances surrounding the event depicted in the drawing.

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Details

Collection Name
Pierce family papers
Collection Code
MS023
Dates
undated
Physical Description
Personal papers
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Series
GUSN
298842
Reference Code
MS023.15

Record details

Material Type
personal papers
Location Note
Folder 1.81

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