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Worthington Whittredge manuscript of autobiography, circa 1905

Whittredge, Worthington, 1820-1910


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Title: Worthington Whittredge manuscript of autobiography

Date: circa 1905

Physical Details: 1 manuscript : handwritten ; 32 x 20 cm.

Description: Only selected pages are displayed here. To view this item online in its entirety, see Series 1, Box 1, Folders 5-9 of the Worthington Whittredge papers.

In this selection, Whittredge recounts posing as George Washington for Emmanuel Leutze's painting Washington crossing the Delaware.

Creator: Whittredge, Worthington, 1820-1910

Forms part of: Worthington Whittredge papers, circa 1840s-1965, bulk 1849-1908

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Worthington Whittredge. Worthington Whittredge manuscript of autobiography, circa 1905. Worthington Whittredge papers, circa 1840s-1965. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 15823