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Maker(s):Watts, James W.; John, Joseph, after
Culture:American (1830-1895); American (active 1865-1876)
Title:The Dawning Light: A Scene in Hydesville, NY, 1848
Date Made:1874
Materials:etching and engraving on heavyweight wove paper
Accession Number:  AC 2014.289
Credit Line:Gift of William A. Weary (Class of 1964)
Museum Collection:  Mead Art Museum at Amherst College

The family home of spirutualists, Margaret and Catherine Fox. Spirits hovering around the house.

agriculture; nature; religion; rural; supernatural

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