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Title Related People Date Object Number
"The Tree of Knowledge"
1792
1957.208
"Unable to Obtain Employment, They Are Driven by Poverty into the Streets to Beg and by [illeg.] Means They Still Supply the Bottle."
ca. 1850
2010.16.14d
"Venetian" desk lamp
ca. 1900-1906
N84.28
"William Penn's Treaty with the Indians"
ca. 1800
1941.96
"Workbox" school desk
2000
2003.90
1 from set of 12 side chairs
1815-1820
1957.241f
1 from set of 6 Side Chairs
1815-1820
1957.205f
1 from set of 9 Side chairs
1835-1845
1934.43f
1 from set of 9 Side chairs
1835-1845
1934.43g
1 from set of 9 Side chairs
1828-1835
1934.43b
Creative: Tronvig Group