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From This the Suffering Wives, Mothers & Daughters, Pray to Be Delivered

19th century
279 x 236 mm (11 x 9.3 in.)

After James C. Beard, American (probably)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Wood engraving on wove paper
Edition: Front cover illustration for “The Illustrated Christian Weekly” (New York: American Tract Society) vol. 4, no. 15, Saturday 11 April 1874; publication editor Lyman Abbott; in DAC Collection with complete issue as image context
Marks: Inscribed in block, lower right: “Jas. C. Beard Del”; printed in image, upper left: “FROM THIS THE SUFFERING WIVES, MOTHERS & DAUGHTERS, PRAY TO BE DELIVERED.”; adhered to back page of issue: small piece of colored paper printed “316 W G Atwater Jun 74” [distributor or retailer’s stock-aging slip?]
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Credit Line: Weedon Endowment funds, 2001
Accession Number: 2001.14.7

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  • alcohol
  • American Studies
  • maternity - State of being a mother; also the qualities belonging to or associated with being a mother or being pregnant. [March 1994 scope note changed; related term added; lead-in term added. June 1992 descriptor added.]
  • religions
  • sex role - Pattern of attitudes and behavior that in any society is deemed appropriate to one sex rather than another. For the concept of physiological traits that distinguish the males and females of a species, use "sex." For the sum of an individual's sexual emotions, ideas, and behavior, use "sexuality." ERIC9 [February 1993 descriptor moved. December 1992 related term added. November 1991 related terms added. January 1991 scope note added. May 1990 lead-in term added.]
  • snakes
  • temperance - LC sh 85133698 and TGM:

  • image Dimensions: 279 x 236 mm (11 x 9.3 in.)

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