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Description

House w/ additions and outbuildings at left, two large trees in yard.

Details

Maker
Poor, Emily E. (Artist)
Date
ca. 1825
Inscriptions
Penciled script on reverse, upper left: ""Elm Knoll Andover 68 Phillips Street/ House of Daniel A. Poor when he built in 1763/ This was drawn about 1825 by Emily E. Poor"" Typed label w/ info. on Poor and Dr. James T/ Thacher on reverse, center. It reads: ""Old house built by Daniel Poor of Andover in 1763/ Daniel Poor was among the Minute men under command of Capt. Thomas Poor/ in Col. James Frye's Regiment/ He was at Bunker Hill in Capt. Benj. Farnums Company/ He was in the army of Revolution seven years."" Followed by lengthy info. on Thacher.
Material
charcoal (plant material)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Charcoal
charcoal (plant material)
paintings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Daniel Poor House
Dimensions
19.5 x 25.75 x 1.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.1741
GUSN
36228

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