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Ancestral Tree.
1845
Printer:Printed by Kellogg & Hanmer , American, 1844 - 1845
Publisher:Published by Kellogg & Hanmer , American, 1844 - 1845
Draftsman:Drawn by Edwin Hubbard , American
Lithography; printer's ink and watercolor on wove paper
Primary Dimensions: 13 5/8 x 10 3/8in. (34.6 x 26.4cm) Sheet (height x width): 16 13/16 x 11 15/16in. (42.7 x 30.3cm)
Credit Line: Connecticut Historical Society collection
Description: Genealogical chart is in the form of an oak tree. Blank banners are provided for the names. Each banner is numbered to indicate the generation, up to the seventh generation. The trunk of the tree rises from a grassy base and splits to form two main branches. The banners themselves serve as the smaller branches. The tree is densely covered with oak leaves.
Inscription: On recto, lithographed title at bottom of image, "ANCESTRAL TREE. / EXPLANATION. Fig. 1 Name commencing the Record. 2. Parents names. 3. Grand Parents names. 4. Great Grand Parents names." Upper right, in pencil, "price 25 cents". On verso, lower left, "worksheet #163". Lower right, in pencil, "Drw 37" accession number.
Object Number: 2003.261.0
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