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Sketchbook with 47 Folios with many interleaves, 10 blank

Object Number: 
X.433
Date: 
1865
Medium: 
Graphite and black and brown ink and wash on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 5/8 x 9 5/8 in. ( 16.8 x 24.4 cm ) with accessory: 7 x 10 3/8 in. ( 17.8 x 26.4 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: frontispiece: "Geo Kerth/Co C 96th NYCY"
Inscriptions: 
Inside front cover inscribed in brown ink (repeated in graphite): "Geo. Kerth / Co C. 96th. N.Y.S. Vols. / Received this Book at Dover Mines Va. / June. 19. 1865. / Geo. Kerth / Orange Court Hous Va. / July. 21./65. / City Point, Va. / June. 21st. /65. / Culpepper Crt House Va. / Madison Court House. Va, / August. 26th /65."; inside back cover in brown and graphite: "New York City -- / Wednesday January 10th /66"; below: "George Kerth / 120 Mulberry Street / N.York City / George Kerth / Lithographer / 96 Fulton Street / New York. / Ferd. Mayer & Co. Lithographers"
Description: 
Sketchbook
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group