Photo, Print, Drawing The repeal, or the funeral of Miss Ame=Stamp
About this Item
- The repeal, or the funeral of Miss Ame=Stamp
- Print shows a popular satire commenting on the Stamp Act. The supporters of the act gather at a dock to carry a small coffin containing the remains of the bill toward an open vault. Leading the procession and preparing to deliver the funeral eulogy is the Reverend W. Scott, who is followed by Grenville (carrying the coffin), Bute, Bedford, and Temple, who were among those responsible for passing the act. Quantities of unshipped cargoes destined for America have accumulated on the dock during the time that the act was in force.
Created / Published
- [Place not named : Publisher not named, 1766 or later]
- - Stamp Act Congress--(1765 :--New York, N.Y.)
- Cartoons (Commentary)--British--1760-1770.
- Cartoons (Commentary)--British--1760-1770
- - Title from item.
- - Text below image begins: "The hero of this print is the gentle Mr. Stamper, who is carrying to the family vault his favourite child, in a coffin, Miss Ame-Stamp, about 12 months old..."
- - Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / prepared by Frederic George Stephens, v. 4, no. 4140
- - Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
- - Exhibited in: "John Bull and Uncle Sam", Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2000.
- - Exhibited in: "Creating the U.S." Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2008.
- 1 print : etching ; 28.8 x 39.9 cm. (sheet)
Call Number/Physical Location
- PC 1 - 4140a (A size) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- ppmsca 15709 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.15709
- cph 3g02568 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g02568
- cph 3a22334 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a22334
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-ppmsca-15709 (digital file from original item) LC-USZC4-2568 (color film copy transparency) LC-USZ62-21264 (b&w film copy neg.)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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- Call Number: PC 1 - 4140a (A size) [P&P]
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Chicago citation style:
The repeal, or the funeral of Miss Ame=Stamp. New York, 1766. [Place not named: Publisher not named, or later] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2006678564/.
APA citation style:
(1766) The repeal, or the funeral of Miss Ame=Stamp. New York, 1766. [Place not named: Publisher not named, or later] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2006678564/.
MLA citation style:
The repeal, or the funeral of Miss Ame=Stamp. [Place not named: Publisher not named, or later] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2006678564/>.