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Major Pitcairn and British Marines on Lexington Common, April 19, 1775

Object Number: 
1936.974
Date: 
1931
Medium: 
Black ink and graphite on card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/4 x 8 in. ( 29.8 x 20.3 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Inscribed bottom: Major Pitcairn( Marines) Lexington 19th April, 1775
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Major Pitcairn (Marines). Lexington 19th April 1775; verso has type label with color and style details for Pitcairn's Dress Uniform "
Description: 
History
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Harry A. Ogden
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group