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Abraham Quary, the last Indian of the Nantucket tribe age 64.

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Names
Thompson, Jerome (1814-1886) (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
Quary, Abraham, ca. 1769-1854
Nantucket Indians
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 : Sketched by Jerom Thompson, at Nantucket, 1834. Presented to the publisher by Col. Joseph C. Hart of New York.

Content: Exh 1992: Four Hundred Years of Native-American Portraits #19
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 42298448
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14311922
UUID: 61ec09c0-c6cb-012f-09dc-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1814: Creator Born
  • 1836: Issued
  • 1886: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Abraham Quary, the last Indian of the Nantucket tribe age 64." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1836. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-d88e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Abraham Quary, the last Indian of the Nantucket tribe age 64." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-d88e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1836). Abraham Quary, the last Indian of the Nantucket tribe age 64. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-d88e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Abraham Quary, the last Indian of the Nantucket tribe age 64.