lower right in black ink: C.K.BERRYMAN; lower center in pen and black ink: STAKING HIS CLAIMS - WASHINGTON POST - 1898; lower center in graphite: Staking His Claims; upper right verso in graphite by unknown hand: Mr Bone [upside-down]
the artist, Washington, DC; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1943; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art
- Simmons, Linda Crocker and with the assistance of Adrianne J. Humphrey, et al. American Drawings, Watercolors, Pastels, and Collages in the Collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. Washington, DC: Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1983: p. 130, no. 876.