THE NEW HAVEN HOME OF ROGER SHERMAN: Illustrations by Amy Drevenstedt ⁠— 1935

The Commonwealth of Connecticut, Tercentenary Edition, 1635 – 1935

“The New Haven home of Roger Sherman ⁠— signer of the Bill of Rights, Articles of Confederation, Declaration of Independence, and Constitution of the United States — was drawn by hand for, ‘The Commonwealth of Connecticut, Tercentenary Edition, 1635 – 1935,’ by Amy Drevenstedt, ‘published for your entertainment and enlightenment by the Children’s Bookshop of 33 Wall Street, New Haven.'”
-Excerpt and images courtesy of the David Rumsey Historical Map Collection, “The Commonwealth of Connecticut, Tercentenary Edition, 1635 – 1935,” by Amy Drevenstedt, Children’s Bookshop, New Haven, CT, 1935

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