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President Tyler's party for children.

Image ID: 835927

President Tyler's party for children. (1842)

Image Details

Image Title

:  President Tyler's party for children.


: Snyder, M. -- Wood-engraver

Depicted Date

: 1842


: Wood engravings

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 13 x 11 cm.


: Fancy dress ball given by President Tyler in honor of his granddaughter, Mary Fairlie Tyler, who is dressed as Titania, queen of the fairies in Shakespeare's "A midsummer night's dream".

Original Source

: From Perley's reminiscences of sixty years in the national metropolis. (Philadelphia : Hubbard brothers, c1886) Poore, Benjamin Perley (1820-1887), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Parties


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Digital ID

: 835927

Record ID

: 1044945

Digital Item Published

: 2-4-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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