Freshman Initiation. [Yale University.]

Two-stone lithograph, undated, c.1870.
Image size 12 1/8 x 16 1/4" (30.7 x 41 cm).
Fair condition. Several areas of splitting and small areas image loss primarily along a central vertical seam. Professionally conserved.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 80540
Price: $1,250.00
Publisher : Published by Charles C. Chatfield, New Haven.
Lith. by Punderson & Crisand,, New Haven., Ct. Drawn on stone by C. A. Sargent. A rare and certainly unusual print depicting the revelry of freshmen into a secret collegiate society. In this case, it is likely the Skull & Bones Society of Yale University fame. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Colleges and Universities , Yale