The Negro Lithograph, ca. 1850-1860
Repository: Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University
Title: A Guide to "The Negro" Lithograph, ca. 1850-1860
Collection No.: SC 0021
Extent: 1 legal folder; .08 cubic feet
Abstract: "The Negro" Lithograph, ca. 1850-1860, portrays a young man of African descent.
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Preferred Citation: [identification of item], [box #, folder #], "The Negro" Lithograph, ca. 1850-1860, SC 0021, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.
Acquisition Information: James Madison University Special Collections acquired this item at auction from Cohasco,
Inc. in January 2016.
Due to the nature of this item, a biographical/historical note is not applicable.
Scope and Content:
"The Negro" Lithograph, ca. 1850-1860, is printed on a 4 ½ x 6 ¾ inch cream-colored lithograph card. The lithograph, entitled "The Negro," portrays a young man of African descent dressed in a loose fitting white shirt; his face is solemn. The title is also handwritten at the top of the lithograph.
The lithograph is housed in one legal folder.
Box : Folder
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Compiled by: Dillon Thomas, November 2016