Washington Family

Nathaniel Currier, American, 1813 - 1888


about 1835-1856

Hand-colored lithograph on wove paper

Image: 8 3/8 × 12 11/16 in. (21.2 × 32.2 cm)

Sheet: 9 15/16 × 13 15/16 in. (25.2 × 35.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College



N. Currier Lithographer, New York


Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, on stone, within image, center: NOR / AMERICA [on map]; inscribed, on stone, within image, lower left: AMERICA / FRICA [on globe]; inscribed, on stone, lower left margin: Grandson. / Gen.l [l in superscript] Washington.; inscribed, on stone, lower right margin: Granddaughter. / Lady Washington.; inscribed, on stone, lower center: WASHINGTON FAMILY. / Lith: & Pub: by N. Currier 2 Spruce St N.Y.

Course History

FREN 3, Intermediate French, Annabelle Cone, Winter 2013

HIST 16, AAAS 12, Black America to the Civil War, Rashauna Chenault, Winter 2013

HIST 27, WGST 23, Gender and Power in American History from the Colonial Period to the Civil War, Leslie Butler, Spring 2012

ITAL 3, Introductory Italian III, Scott Milspaugh, Spring 2013

FREN 3, Intermediate French, Annabelle Cone, Winter 2013

FREN 3, Intermediate French, Yasser Elhariry, Winter 2013

WRIT 5, America's Founding Fathers: Why They Still Matter, Marlene Heck, Winter 2015

HIST 7.32, Civil War Photography, Robert Bonner, Spring 2019

HIST 7.32, Civil War Photographs, Robert Bonner, Winter 2022

Exhibition History

American Intellectual and Cultural History Through the Civil War, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, History 30, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 10-September 6, 1992.

Unlayering Stereotypes: Selections from the Permanent Collection For Teaching Cultural Anthropology, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 7, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 24-August 20, 1995.


Source unknown.

Catalogue Raisonne

Conningham (1949): 6529 or 6532; Gale (1983): 7063

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