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Governor Tryon and the Regulators

Object Number: 
1954.154
Medium: 
Graphite and white gouache on card laid on board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 14 in. ( 25.4 x 35.6 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower edge outside image in graphite: "Book IV c VII b 1562 -- Block 10 --"; verso inscribed at upper left: "Finished cartoon / Governor Tryon and the Regulators / Darley"
Description: 
A confrontation with the regulators in the interior of North Carolina during the troubles which plagued the frontier countries during Governor William Tyron's administration of the province, 1765-71.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dorothy C. Barck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group