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A view of the Butte des Morts Treaty ground with the arrival of the Commissioners Gov. Lewis Cass and Col. McKenney in 1827.

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Names
Lewis, James Otto (1799-1858) (Artist)
Lehman & Duval Lithrs. (Lithographer)
Collection

aboriginal port folio; or, a collection of portraits of the most celebrated chiefs of the North American Indians.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1836
Place Term: Philadelphia
Publisher: J.O. Lewis
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KW+++ (Lewis, J. O. Aboriginal port folio. 1836 (1st ed.))
Topics
Indians of North America
McKenney, Thomas Loraine, 1785-1859
Butte des Morts, Lake (Wis.)
Genres
Chromolithographs
Illustrations
Portraits
Notes
Content : First edition; with leaves of Advertisement dated May, June, and July 20, 1835, and text of Advertisement to the second number printed in 38 lines.

Content : Originally issued in monthly numbers, beginning May 1835, each with 8 plates and cover-title; nos. 1-3 with a leaf of Advertisement, dated respectively May, June, and July 20, 1835; lithographed t.-p. as above, with colored vignette, issued in January 1836. Re-issued from time to time with slight changes, and reprinted Advertisements.

Content : With original lithographed blue paper cover to no. 1: "The aboriginal port folio. No. 1. Philadelphia published May 1835 ... issued monthly untill 10 numbers are complete," bound v. 2.

Content : Plates drawn by J. Barincou and P. Rindisbacher, and colored by hand, after paintings J.O. Lewis, T.R. Peale, and Jerome Thompson; printed by Lehman & Duval and P.S. Duval, lithographihc printers.

Content : Inserted in v. 2 is a facsimile of the t.-p., by Bierstadt.

Statement of Responsibility: J.O. Lewis and others.

Content: Painted on the Spot by J.O. Lewis.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 42298448
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14311922
UUID: 6178e780-c6cb-012f-0b8e-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1799: Creator Born
  • 1836: Issued
  • 1858: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "A view of the Butte des Morts Treaty ground with the arrival of the Commissioners Gov. Lewis Cass and Col. McKenney in 1827." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1836. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-d88c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "A view of the Butte des Morts Treaty ground with the arrival of the Commissioners Gov. Lewis Cass and Col. McKenney in 1827." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-d88c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1836). A view of the Butte des Morts Treaty ground with the arrival of the Commissioners Gov. Lewis Cass and Col. McKenney in 1827. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-d88c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A view of the Butte des Morts Treaty ground with the arrival of the Commissioners Gov. Lewis Cass and Col. McKenney in 1827.