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Catalog Number 10645-1556
Title Pamphlet; Mount Vernon Ladies' Association; Offset Lithograph; An Illustrated Handbook of Mount Vernon
Object Name Pamphlet
Description Pamphlet, An Illustrated Handbook of Mount Vernon, printed on white paper with black text, halftone photographs, and color illustrations. The booklet has a tan cover with a gold frame around a cut out square through which an illustration of Mount Vernon is visible. In gold, "Mount Vernon // Virginia" is printed. Beneath a shield and bird are printed. The first page of the booklet has an illustration of Mount Vernon depicting a view from the back of the house (side facing the Potomac), and the beginning of the text on the history of Mount Vernon. Following are 32 pages of photographs and illustrations of the house rooms and grounds at the top of the page and descriptions of below each photograph or illustraion. The last page in the book is a map of the estate.
Year Range from 1921
Year Range to 1921
Material Paper, Ink, Staples
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Mount Vernon Ladies' Association
Made The Beck Engraving Company
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Height (in) 9.563
Width (in) 6.875
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection