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1Author:  Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885Requires cookie*
 Title:  Titian Ramsay Peale Sketches     
 Dates:  1817-1875 
 Abstract:  This portion of the Peale Family Collection contains 221 Titian Ramsey Peale sketches. There is a detailed table of contents that describes each image. Most of the images depict elements of the natural world. There are many sketches of animals and landscapes. Some are in pencil, while others are in watercolor.

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 Call #:  Mss.B.P31.15d 
 Extent:  550 item(s) 
 Topics:  Literature, Arts, and Culture 
 Genre:  Art 
 Subjects:  American bison -- Pictorial works | Animals -- Pictorial works. | Antelopes -- Pictorial works | Birds -- Pictorial works | Botany -- Pictorial works | Butterflies -- Pictorial works. | Caterpillars -- Pictorial works | Coin design. | Deer -- Pictorial works | Fishes -- Pictorial works | Indians of North America -- Maine | Indians of North America -- Nebraska | Indians of North America -- Pictorial works | Insects -- Pictorial works | Landscape drawing | Moose -- Pictorial works | Natural history | Ornithology -- Pictorial works | Oto indians | Penobscot Indians | Plains Indians | Siouan Indians | Squirrels -- Pictorial works | Stephen H. Long Expedition to the Rocky Mountains (1819-1820) | United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842) | Wolves -- Pictorial works | Zoology -- Pictorial works 
2Author:  Peale-Sellers families.Requires cookie*
 Title:  Peale-Sellers Family Collection, 1686-1963     
 Dates:  1686-1963 
 Abstract:  The Peale-Sellers Collection is an extensive collection that contains various records of the extended Peale family. MOLE contains an extensive inventory.

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 Call #:  Mss.B.P31 
 Extent:  19 Linear Feet 
 Topics:  Business and Skilled Trades | Early National Politics | Literature, Arts, and Culture | Marriage and Family Life | Philadelphia History | Social Life and Custom 
 Genre:  Family Correspondence | General Correspondence | Maps and Surveys | Political Correspondence 
 Subjects:  Art -- United States. | Civil engineering -- United States. | Drawing. | Engineering. | Locomotives. | Medicine, Military. | Natural history. | Portraits, American. | Technology. | Washington, George, 1732-1799