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David Sherman collection of Georgia images

David Sherman collection of Georgia images

Descriptive Summary

Title: David Sherman collection of Georgia images
Creator: Sherman, David
Inclusive Dates: 1820-1920
Language: English
Extent: 2.25 Linear Feet 2 boxes
Collection Number: ms3517
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a wood engraving of Franklin College, Athens, Georgia; "Tallulah Falls, Georgia," a print published by Currier & Ives; and "Village of Riceborough in the state of Georgia," an etching by Captain Basil Hall, featured in "Forty Etchings from sketches made with the camera Lucida in North America in 1827 and 1828," published Edinburgh, 1829. The art, collected by David Sherman, is undated and framed in glass.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

David Sherman collection of Georgia images, ms3517, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Etchings (prints)
Riceboro (Ga.)
Tallulah Falls (Ga.)
University of Georgia

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11"Tallulah Falls, Georgia" (print)
 
12"Tallulah Falls, Georgia" (print, not framed)
 
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21Franklin College in Athens, Georgia (wood engraving)
 
22"Village of Riceborough in the state of Georgia" (etching)