Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

A "Temperance Inn"

image number:

P0024530

description:

This image scanned from the Cornelius Pering letter held in the Indiana University Archives. Search the accession number 0036 to see images of all of the pages of the letter as well as details of the watercolor images. For a description of the entire letter see image P0024522.

Pering describes this image in his letter, in full: "...a 'Temperance Inn' in this place, situated a little way below it. It is too confined to admit the sign post, which is on the right of the little acacia tree. It is a log house weatherboarded"

date taken:

1833 August 27

photographer studio:

Pering, Cornelius (as artist)

accession number:

0036

topic:

Temperance

topic:

Hotels

topic:

Motels

topic:

Lodging houses

topic:

Log buildings

topic:

Fences

topic:

Art

topic:

Watercolors

series:

Buildings & Grounds