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Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-22808 | Licence: No known restrictions on publication.
Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-22808 | Licence: No known restrictions on publication.

[Barroom dancing]

ca. 1820

John Lewis Krimmel

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Title

[Barroom dancing]

Date

ca. 1820

Description

1 drawing : watercolor ; 20.8 x 27.9 cm (sheet) | Drawing shows a dance in a country tavern, showing people drinking and dancing while an African American man plays a fiddle.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-22808

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