Photo, Print, Drawing Temple of liberty
About this Item
- Temple of liberty
- A crude allegorical woodcut, bold in design, and probably produced for a banner or similar type of display. In the center is a peristyle Temple with an altar on which the figure of Liberty rises from a flame. The figure holds the "Bill of Rights," a staff and a liberty cap. The altar is inscribed "Preserved by Concord." To the left is a man with a horse, offering wheat; on the right an Indian with a buck deer offers an animal pelt. Behind the temple are thirteen stars. Above is an eagle with shield, olive branch and lightning bolts, and a streamer with the slogan "The Union Must and Shall Be Preserved." Two pedestals with figures flank the image. On the far left is Justice, on the right Minerva.
- Contributor Names
- Bell, Jared W., 1798?-1870.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Minerva (Roman deity)--1830-1840
- - Liberty--1830-1840
- - Temple of Liberty
- Allegorical prints--1830-1840.
- - Copyrighted by Jared Bell, New York, 1834.
- - The print was deposited for copyright by Jared Bell in the District Court of the Southern District of New York on April 2, 1834.
- - Title appears as it is written on the item.
- - For more information about this collection, see http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.app
- - Forms part of: American cartoon print filing series (Library of Congress)
- - Published in: American political prints, 1766-1876 / Bernard F. Reilly. Boston : G.K. Hall, 1991, entry 1834-2.
- - Exhibited in: Creating the United States, Library of Congress, 2008.
- 1 print : woodcut on wove paper ; image 23.5 x 38 cm.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- PC/US - 1834.B444, no. 1 (A size) [P&P]
- Source Collection
- American cartoon print filing series (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- Digital Id
- ppmsca 17520 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.17520
- cph 3b35935 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b35935
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Reproduction Number
- LC-DIG-ppmsca-17520 (digital file from original) LC-USZ62-89564 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Rights Advisory
- No known restrictions on publication.
- Online Format
- LCCN Permalink
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
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- Call Number: PC/US - 1834.B444, no. 1 (A size) [P&P]
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Bell, Jared W., 1798?-1870. Temple of Liberty. , 1834. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2008661765/.
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Bell, J. W. (1834) Temple of Liberty. , 1834. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2008661765/.
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Bell, Jared W., 1798?-1870. Temple of Liberty. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2008661765/>.
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