"A grand ball"

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Title

"A grand ball"

Description

Folks from all walks of life and in all parts of the country enjoyed parties, dancing, and balls in 19th-century America. The caption on this wood engraving, which appeared in Harper's Weekly in 1869, reads "Grand Ball Given in Honor of President Grant at the Stetson House, Long Branch July 26."

Creator

Bush, Charles Green (1842-1909)

Publisher

Harper's Weekly

Date

1869-08-14

Contributor

Suhr, Katrina

Source

Harper's Weekly, Aug. 14, 1869: 520.

Format

jpeg, 136 KB

Type

Still image

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Original Format

Woodcut on paper

Physical Dimensions

approx. 11 in. x 17 in.