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Album of pressed flowers, 1855-1867

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Title: Album of pressed flowers

Date: 1855-1867

Physical Details: Item : 1 v. : various media ; 23 x 31 cm.

Description: One bound album containing three pencil drawings by Preston Powers, watercolors of plants, handwritten poetry, and dried flowers. The dried flowers are arranged in patterns and annotated with the location where they were collected during travels in 1867.

The album may have belonged to Louisa Powers.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Hiram Powers papers, 1819-1953, bulk 1835-1883

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Album of pressed flowers, 1855-1867. Hiram Powers papers, 1819-1953. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 20793