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Catalog Number 10645-3871
Title Poster; John Falter; Ink; The Oregon Trail
Object Name Poster
Description White poster with red and black ink writing. The poster, labeled in red "The Oregon Trail", has eight black lines of text describes a set of paintings on the Oregon Trail. In the text, Falter thanks a collection of people for the new concepts painted. It is signed in red in the lower right corner. In the lower left corner is an asterisk followed by "1st in a series of 8" in red ink. Another asterisk is written after "paintings" in the first line of text.
Material Board, Ink
Medium Ink
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Makers mark The Oregon Trail // These paintings* are the results of // material gathered on a section of // that Oregon trail in Mid-Nebr // this spring. Historians, and N.U. // press authorities aided me in // finding these new concepts of // the largest overland migration // in world history. // *1st in a series of 8
Inscription Text J. Falter
Height (in) 11
Width (in) 15.5
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Poster
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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