Photo, Print, Drawing The Whitehall pump
About this Item
- The Whitehall pump
- Print shows Lord North pumping water from a water fountain topped with the head of George III onto the prostrate bodies of Britannia and a Native figure representing America. Several ministers and judges look on approvingly, while two raise their arms in protest.
- Created / Published
- [1774 May 1]
- Subject Headings
- - North, Frederick,--Lord,--1732-1792
- - George--III,--King of Great Britain,--1738-1820
- - Water pumps--England--1770-1780
- - Politics & government--England--1770-1780
- - Britannia (Symbolic character)--1770-1780
- - United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
- Format Headings
- Cartoons (Commentary)--British--1770-1780.
- Intaglio prints--British--1770-1780.
- - Title from item.
- - Illus. from: The Westminster magazine, 1774 (May), opp. p. 168.
- - Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, no. 5227
- - Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
- - Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the Library of Congress / Compiled by Donald H. Cresswell, with a foreword by Sinclair H. Hitchings. Washington : [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.], 1975, no. 665.
- 1 print : etching and engraving.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- PC 1 - 5227 (A size) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
- Digital Id
- cph 3a45568 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a45568
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Reproduction Number
- LC-USZ62-45371 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Rights Advisory
- No known restrictions on publication.
- Online Format
- 1 print : etching and engraving. | Print shows Lord North pumping water from a water fountain topped with the head of George III onto the prostrate bodies of Britannia and a Native figure representing America. Several ministers and judges look on approvingly, while two raise their arms in protest.
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- Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-45371 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Call Number: PC 1 - 5227 (A size) [P&P]
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The Whitehall pump. England United States, 1774. [May 1] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2004672697/.
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(1774) The Whitehall pump. England United States, 1774. [May 1] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2004672697/.
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The Whitehall pump. [May 1] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2004672697/>.