Oil Painting, "Adams Mill" by Celestia Young, January 19, 1856

Artifact

Painting (Visual work)

Date Made

19 January 1856

Location

Not on exhibit to the public.

Object ID

33.139.1

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Material

Oil paint (Paint)
Canvas

Color

Multicolored

Dimensions

Height: 16.375 in

Width: 22.25 in

Inscriptions

lower right: Adams Mill / January 19th 1856 / Celestia verso: Presented by / Mr. Carl H. Starkweather / Plymouth / Michigan. / This old saw mill once stood at the corner of / Ford and Lotz roads about 4 mile s/ Southeast of Plymouth. / Painted by Celestia Young, a school girl who / used to live across the road from the mill. The old / Young homestead still stands.

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