Picture puzzles (8)

Object Number: 
2000.515
Date: 
1896
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
Each (puzzle): 7 x 9 5/8 in. (17.8 x 24.4 cm) Box: 1 1/8 x 9 1/2 x 7 1/4 in. ( 2.9 x 24.1 x 18.4 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: at the bottom of each puzzle: "Stoming of Cherubusco", "Cavalry at Rescade la Palma", "Battle of Lundy's Lane", "Crockette at the Alamo", "Constitution and Gurriere", "Perry at Lake Erie", "Battle of New Orleans", and "Escape of the Constitu
Description: 
Eight lithographed five-piece puzzles with themes from the War of 1812 and the Mexican-American War including, "Storming of Cherubusco", "Cavalry at Rescade la Palma", "Battle of Lundy's Lane", "Crockette at the Alamo", "Constitution and Guerriere", "Perry at Lake Erie", "Battle of New Orleans", and "Escape of the Constitution"; paper covered cardboard box with lithographed image of a Naval battle and the inscription, "PICTURES FROM THE/ WAR OF 1812/ AND MEXICAN WAR/ Cut up/ History Series/ Copyright 1896 by/ Parker Bros./ Salem Mass/ U S A."
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group