Pleasing accomplishment. Stylographic drawing [electronic resource] : Mr. Webster takes pleasure in announcing to the ladies and gentlemen of Lynchburg, that he has discovered a new process of drawing, by transfer, to which he respectfully invites their attention. ...
- Webster, J. Palmer
- [Lynchburg, Va.] : [publisher not identified], 
- Physical Description:
- 2 unnumbered leaves ; 26 cm
- "Adapted in its modifications to the drawing upon visiting cards, albums, linens, cloths, &c., and a variety of ornamental purposes. ... Terms. Tuition for eight lessons ... $10.00. Mr. W. will remain in town only long enough to give one course of lessons ...", Dated: Lynchburg, August 4, 1842., "Mr. Webster" is presumably J. Palmer Webster, who conducted Webster's Academy of Penmanship and Stylographical Card Drawing, at Columbus, Ga., in Feb. 1842, and who published a Treatise on phrenology, by "J. Palmer Webster, professor of phrenology," in 1843., "For sale, at his room, an engraving of the Lord's prayer, one of the largest and most splendid engravings in the United States.", Not in Checklist Amer. imprints., and AVAILABLE ONLINE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
- Reproduction Note:
- Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2005. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (American broadsides and ephemera. First series ; no. 6102).
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