Jane Stuart painting raffle list

Archival Collection, /repositories/3/resources/96

MS 0081
Washington College Miller Library, US
Collection is open for research.
[item identification], Jane Stuart painting raffle list, MS 0081, Archives and Special Collections, Washington College, Chestertown, Maryland.
This collection contains a list of sixty raffle participants, at $5 a ticket, for a painting of George Washington by Jane Stuart based on one by her father, Gilbert Stuart. Proceeds were to benefit “the Club” possible the Newport Reading Room. The raffle was held in Newport, Rhode Island in August 1868.