Contributed by Maine Historical Society
John Neal (1793-1876), a Portland lawyer, writer and art critic, created this penmanship sample in about 1813. He had left Portland in 1812 to travel with itinerant penmanship master, William W. Rockwell.
About This Item
- Title: Penmanship sample, John Neal, ca. 1813
- Creator: Neal, John
- Creation Date: circa 1813
- Subject Date: circa 1813
- State: ME
- Media: Ink on paper
- Local Code: Coll. 2125, Ser. 6, Box 1/7
- Collection: John Neal collection
- Object Type: Text
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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