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Bachelder, John B. [Pencil sketch. Green Room in the White House]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02673.06 Author/Creator: Bachelder, John B. Place Written: s.l. Type: Sketch Date: no date Pagination: 1 art original : pencil ; 13.7 x 21.6 cm.

Summary of Content: colors of room noted in margin. Apparently a study for a Presidential print or painting; possibly JBB's Lincoln painting

Background Information: Bachelder was an artist, historian, and printmaker fascinated with the Battle of Gettysburg. He was selected by Congress to be the battle's official historian.

People: Bachelder, John Badger, 1825-1894

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Art, Music, Theater, and FilmCivil WarArchitecturePresidentWashington, D.C.White House

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