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 College: Gift of the Estate of Henry N. Teague, Class of 1900



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name




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

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

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

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.

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.

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

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

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