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Title "Death of Lieutenant Colonel Henry Clay, Jr."
Catalog Number 1968.1
Creator Currier, Nathaniel
Date ca. 1847
Material(s) Paper
Dimensions H-14 W-17 inches
Description On the ground a soldier holds an officer during the battle of Buena Vista during the Mexican-American War. There is green foliage and the subjects wear blue and white uniforms with red sashes.
Notes Clay was born in 1811 and died in 1847 at the Battle of Buena Vista. His father was Henry Clay and his mother was Lucretia Hart.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Currier, Nathaniel
Clay, Henry
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS