Invitation to Celebrations on the Completion of the Erie Canal

Asher B. Durand (1796-1886)
Date: 1825
Designer: Asher B. Durand (1796-1886)
Engraver: Durand & Wright
Medium: Engraving on wove paper with ink inscriptions
Dimensions: 3 1/4 H x 5 11/16 W
Recipient: Edward Dayton
Purpose: Invitation to celebrations of the completion of the Erie Canal
Engraving signed: Drawn & Engraved by A.B. Durand
The invitation is inscribed in ink for Edward Dayton, dated Friday the Fourth of November, at 8 o'clock.
Credit: Albany Institute of History & Art Library
Catalogue Number: ms-2358 invitation