Photo, Print, Drawing Blake's patriotic log cabin music
About this Item
- Blake's patriotic log cabin music
- A Whig campaign song in praise of William Henry Harrison, illustrated with a rural tableau of the candidate's fabled log cabin on the Ohio River. The cabin stands in a clearing, and flies an American flag. A cider barrel is beside its open door, around which grows a vine. Outside, Harrison, in shirtsleeves and with his hand resting on a shovel, speaks with a drover or farmer whose ox wagon waits nearby. The drover raises a glass of cider. In the foreground is a plough, and in the background a man works on a rail fence. The song is "Respectfully Inscribed to all true Republicans in the United States."
- Blake, George E., 1775-1871.
- T. Sinclair's Lith.
Created / Published
- Philadelphia : Published by G.E. Blake No. 13 So Fifth Street, 1840.
- - Harrison, William Henry,--1773-1841
- - Farming--1840
- - Log cabins--1840
- - Hard cider (Harrison campaign symbol)
- Sheet music covers--1840.
- - Entered . . . 1840 by G.E. Blake . . . Eastern District of Pena.
- - Sinclair's Lith.
- - Title appears as it is written on the item.
- - Published in: American political prints, 1766-1876 / Bernard F. Reilly. Boston : G.K. Hall, 1991, entry 1840-15.
- 1 print : lithograph on wove paper ; 28.6 x 21 cm. (image)
Call Number/Physical Location
- LOT 10615-65 [item] [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- cph 3a20669 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a20669
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZ62-19426 (b&w film copy neg.)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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Chicago citation style:
Blake, George E, and T. Sinclair'S Lith. Blake's Patriotic Log Cabin Music. , 1840. Philadelphia: Published by G.E. Blake No. 13 So Fifth Street. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2008661358/.
APA citation style:
Blake, G. E. & T. Sinclair'S Lith. (1840) Blake's Patriotic Log Cabin Music. , 1840. Philadelphia: Published by G.E. Blake No. 13 So Fifth Street. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2008661358/.
MLA citation style:
Blake, George E, and T. Sinclair'S Lith. Blake's Patriotic Log Cabin Music. Philadelphia: Published by G.E. Blake No. 13 So Fifth Street. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2008661358/>.