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The Regency Hero & His Suite Preparing for the Grand Battle.

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Date made: 1836
Maker: Robinson, Henry R.
Place: New York, New York
Image size: Image: 10 5/8 x 16 1/8 in.; 26.9875 x 40.9575 cm
ID number: DL*60.3406
Negative number: 2003-19870


Description:

Black and white print of a room full of people, some in military uniform, all supposedly supporters of Martin Van Buren and office seekers. Van Buren is inspecting the attire of William L. Marcy, who looks in a full length mirror. Both Van Buren and Richard M. Johnson are in military uniform, supposedly to represent "preparing for a campaign." Additional dialog and phrases appear on the print.