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Fraunces' Tavern, New York

William Sartain (American, 1843–1924)
Society of the Sons of the Revolution
Etching on chine collé
Image: 4 1/16 × 6 1/4 in. (10.3 × 15.8 cm) Plate: 7 1/16 × 9 15/16 in. (17.9 × 25.3 cm)
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. A. Z. Gardiner, 1936
Accession Number:
Not on view
A street view of Fraunces' Tavern, in whose Long Room on December 3, 1883 the Society of the Sons of the Revolution was reorganized.
Signature: Below image at center: "Etched by W. Sartain for the Sons of the Revolution"

Inscription: Bottom center, below title: "The Society of the Sons of the Revolution, Instituted Feb. 22nd 1876 / Reorganized in the Long Room Frances' Tavern, Dec. 3rd 1883"' bottom of sheet, below plate line at center: "Sons of the Revolution in the State of New-York. February 22, 1892."
Mrs. A. Z. Gardiner; Donor: Mrs. A. Z. Gardiner
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