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Drawing, The Telephone and the Ticker (study for the mural "Electricity as Applied to Commerce," Manufacturers and Liberal Arts Building, Chicago World's Columbian Exposition, 1892, 1892

This is a Drawing. It was created by J. Carroll Beckwith. It is dated 1892 and we acquired it in 1915. Its medium is black chalk, graphite on off-white paper, squared for enlargement. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by J. Carroll Beckwith.

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Its dimensions are

62.1 x 47 cm.

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Drawing, The Telephone and the Ticker (study for the mural "Electricity as Applied to Commerce," Manufacturers and Liberal Arts Building, Chicago World's Columbian Exposition, 1892, 1892; J. Carroll Beckwith (American, 1852–1917); USA; black chalk, graphite on off-white paper, squared for enlargement; 62.1 x 47 cm.; 1915-2-6

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