Daniel Webster at the Argument of the Dartmouth College Case

Robert Clayton Burns, American, 1916 - 2015



Oil on canvas

Overall: 84 × 120 in. (213.4 × 304.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Estate of Henry N. Teague, Class of 1900



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, upper left: Robt Burns 1962.

Exhibition History

Happy Birthday Daniel Webster, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 5, 1975-January 25, 1976.

Publication History

Clarkson/Miller, West's Business Law Interactive CD-ROM Edition, St. Paul, Minnesota: West Educational Publishing,

Miller/Jentz, Business Law Today, The Essentials, Agoura Hills: West Educational Publishing, 1994

Miller/Jentz, Business Law Today, Comprehensive Edition, Agoura Hills: West Educational Publishing, 1994 .: Dartmouth College, 1994, ill. p. 32

Miller/Jentz, Business Law Today, Agoura Hills: West Educational Publishing, 1994

Sanctity of Contracts, Dartmouth Alumni Magazine, Special Issue, Dartmouth's Gifts to the World, April 1994, Hanover, N.H.: Dartmouth College, 1994, ill. p. 32

Roger Miller, West's American Government, Agoura Hills, CA: West Educational Publishing, 1992

Bonnie Carman Harvey, Daniel Webster: "Liberty and Union, Now and Forever", Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow Publishers, Inc., 2001, 112 pp., ill. p. 51.

Meg Chorlian, Editor, Cobblestone Magazine, Discover American History: The Compomise of 1850, Peterborough, New Hampshire: Cobblestone Publishing Company, Janaury 2002, 48 pp., ill. p. 36.

Meg Thering '05, Editor-in-Chief, The Dartmouth College Undergraduate Journal of Law: A Publication of the Daniel Webster Legal Society and the Nelson A. Rockefeller Center, Hanover, NH, Volume I, Issue 1, Spring 2003, 64 pp. ill. p. 3.

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