Drawing depicts Father White giving Maryland's first Catholic mass in 1634; he is preaching before a cross and makeshift altar to a group of kneeling Native Americans. In the background are tepees, palm trees, and rolling hills.
"Peter Appleton, 256 Brookside Ave., Ridgewood, N. J." -- stamped in black ink on bottom right corner.
"PA" -- written in black crayon on bottom right corner.
This item is in the "Appleton-Rubec Stained Glass Studio" archive.
Displayed in the exhibition titled "Drawings for American Stained Glass" held at the Rakow Research Library from May 17-December 31, 2010.