A Chippeway Chief.
NamesLehman & Duval Lithrs. (Lithographer)Lewis, James Otto (1799-1858) (Artist)
aboriginal port folio; or, a collection of portraits of the most celebrated chiefs of the North American Indians.
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1836Place: PhiladelphiaPublisher: J.O. Lewis
Library locationsRare Book DivisionShelf locator: *KW+++ (Lewis, J. O. Aboriginal port folio. 1836 (1st ed.))
TopicsIndians of North AmericaOjibwa IndiansIndians -- Kings and rulers
NotesContent: 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 at the treaty of Fond du Lac 1827 by J.O. Lewis.
Type of ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 42298448NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14311922Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 652086f0-c6cb-012f-c3fc-58d385a7bc34
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