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Library Collection Highlights


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Title Date Object Number
Architect's Sign ca. 1837 1953.197
Aaron Burr (1756-1836) 1836 1927.59
The Course of Empire: Desolation 1836 1858.5
Dish: footed compote with cover 1825-1845 1936.693ab
Armchair 1856-1857 1857.11
Baby walker 1700-1750 INV.14959
Settee, New York ca. 1760 INV.14952
Dressing table, New York 1795-1810 INV.14982
Carolina Parakeet (Conuropsis carolinensis), Havell plate no. 26 c. 1825 1863.17.26
Stained glass window ca. 1656 1951.414b


Creative: Tronvig Group