Samuel P. Hawes (1799-1866) papers

Collection Type

  • Manuscripts

Date

undated

Location Note

Folder 1.81

GUSN

GUSN-298842

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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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

personal papers

Physical Description

Personal papers

Collection Code

MS023

Collection Name

Pierce family papers

Reference Code

MS023.15

Record Details

Material Type

personal papers

Description Level

Series

Location Note

Folder 1.81