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MSS 9: Prints, circa 1700-1800


Scope and Contents

This collection consists of 18th and 19th-century engraved and lithographic prints depicting American and European historical events, rural and urban landscapes, landmarks, and prominent persons as well as allegorical, religious, satirical and genre scenes.

The collection contains illustrations derived from period publications, those issued as affordable art works by period printers (often reproduced from an original painting or sketch), and those issued as commemoratives or decorative certificates.


  • circa 1700-1800

Restrictions on Access

Access unrestricted.


2 Drawers : Plus 1 framed item.

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Franklin and Marshall College Special Collections Repository

PO Box 3003
Lancaster PA 17604 United States