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Accession Number 1996.001
Catalog Number 1996.001.014
Object Name Invitation
Title Invitation
Description White card stock with black script: "Anniversary of the settlement of Ohio. / Mr. Pendleton, / requests the pleasure of your company / Tuesday evening, April seventh / at eight o'clock. / East Liberty St. / To meet the members of the / Constitutional Convention."

Date 1874
Dimensions H-6 W-5 inches
Notes Pike County's John Lewis Caldwell was a member of the Ohio Congressional Constitution Committee of 1873-1874.

Mr. Pendleton is Cincinnati's George Hunt Pendleton who was an Ohio state senator (1854-1856), a U.S. Representative from Ohio (1857-1865) the Democratic candidate for Ohio governor in 1869, and a U.S. Senator (1879-1885).
People Caldwell, John Lewis
Pendleton, George Hunt 1823-1889
Material Paper/Ink
Provenance Lucy Caldwell donated a collection of items that had belonged to her grandfather, John Lewis Caldwell, who was a member of the Ohio Congressional Constitution Committee of 1873-1874.

The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board took over the care of the Statehouse and its collections in 1988.
Subjects Anniversaries
Constitutional conventions
Settlements
Social life & customs
Collection John L. Caldwell Collection