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Guide to the Richard Kressler and Laylen Sweet Collection of American Art Posters
1891-1899, 1919
 PR 334

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Container List

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 3 Harper’s.

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Artwork: May Day girl, not signed.

1893 May
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 4 Harper’s.

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Artwork: Woman with firecrackers, signed Edward Penfield.

1894 July
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 2 Harper’s.

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Artwork: Man with pipe bicycling, signed by Edward Penfield.

1894 October
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 4 Harper’s.

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Artwork: Man/woman, Yale/Harvard; signed Edward Penfield.

1894 November
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 2 Harper’s.

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Artwork: Woman reaching for magazine from end of rope, not signed.

1895 August
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 3 Harper’s.

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Artwork: Woman reading in rocking chair, signed by Edward Penfield.

1896 June
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 1 Harper’s. "Tom Sawyer, Detective"

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Artwork: male in swimsuit with cigarette/woman in full dress outfit, signed by Edward Penfield and with symbol.

1896 August
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 1 Harper’s.

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Artwork: Woman holding book, signed with symbol (Edward Penfield?)

1896 September
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 2 Harper’s.

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Artwork: passenger carriage, horse, driver; signed by Edward Penfield in two places, and with symbol.

1896 November
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 2 Harper’s.

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Artwork: winter promenade, signed by Edward Penfield.

1897 March
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 3 Harper’s. Christmas

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Artwork: Man reading on high-backed bench, signed by Edward Penfield.

1897
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 4 Harper’s.

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Artwork: Roosters, signed wth symbol (Edward Penfield?).

1898 May
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 3 Harper’s.

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Artwork: Horse-drawn sleigh, not signed.

1899 January
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 4 Harper’s.

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Artwork: farmer, horse, plow; not signed.

1899 March
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 7 Lippincott’s. "'A Tame Surrender, A History of the Chicago Strike,' by Capt. Chas. King, U.S.A."

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Artwork by Will Caroueville.

1895 March
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 7 Lippincott’s. "'Flotsam' by Owen Hall"; "'The Washingtons in Virginia' by Anne H. Wharton"

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Artwork by J.J. Gould, Jr.

1896 April
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 7 Lippincott’s. "'Jason Hildreth's Identity' by Virna Wood"

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Artwork by J.J. Gould.

1897 May
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 8 Scribner's. "R.H. Davis's War Articles; Mahan's Paul Jones; Manila Etc."
1891 July
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 8 Scribner's. "'The Chinese Must Go': Andrews' History"

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Artwork by George M. Reeves.

1895 October
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 8 The Olympian Games Depicted by Correspondent and Artist of Scribner's
1896
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 5 The Century. "A New Life of Napoleon"

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Designed by E. Grasset.

1894
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 6 The Century. "Napoleon in Egypt"

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Designed and artwork by E. Grasset.

1895 June
Folder: 1 Enclosure : 6 "Broadway, Both Sides, From Battery Place to Tin Pot Alley, (Now Exchange Alley,) in 1848"

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Reproduction of an 1848 lithograph by Jones & Newman, published for Valentine's Manual Vol. III, 1919.

Circa 1919