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Object Name Drawing
Title Birthplace of O. Henry
Creator Griffin, Emma Foust
Object ID 1947.10.01
Collection O. Henry Museum Collection
Scope & Content Copy of original drawing, birthplace of O. Henry. Copy from the original by Emma Foust Griffin, April 15, 1938. The copy depicts the floor plan of his home and floor plan of the carriage house. Depicts the landscaping of the area and the house and carriage house in relation to the surrounding area including streets: West Gaston Street, West Market Street, North Edgeworth. Inscribed in ink on back: "Given to Della Wright Jan. 23, 1947 in Greensboro, N.C. by librarian there for the O. Henry Mem[...]" (the rest has been torn and lost). Red tape on back. Upper lefthand corner is torn off. Ragged torn edges.
Extent of Description 11 1/8" x 8 7/16"