Jonathan Turbon allegory, circa 1744-1780
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Brief Description: "An emblem of the uncertainty of man's life, &c." , an allegory done in watercolor and ink drawings and verses; an advertisement on page one by the author; cover is backed by pages taken from The Gentleman's Magazine Vol. XIV; on back cover is written: John Water His Book.
Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
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Record Series Number: 00/1972-125-0
Volume: 1.0 Items
Access Restrictions: This colelction is open for research.
Genres/Forms of Material
Emblems (allegorical pictures)
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Donor unknown.  Found in collection.
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PreferredCitation: Jonathan Turbon allegory (1972-125-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, 7 South Street, P.O. Box 385, Litchfield, Connecticut 06759.