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Puncah. 100. Shoo-de-ga-cha (the Smoke), Head Chief of the tribe. .... This noble Chief told me that he distinctly foresaw the rapid destruction of his own and the neighbouring tribes, in consequence of the approach of civilization, but that he knew of no way of successfully resisting it, but must submit to it as it advanced.

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Names
Catlin, George (1796-1872) (Artist)
Collection

Souvenir of the N. American Indians, as they were in the nineteenth century. ...

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1850
Place Term: London
Publisher: The Author
Date Issued: 1850
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KW+++ (Catlin, G. Souvenir of the N. American Indians)
Topics
Indians of North America
Ponca Indians
Notes
Content : A unique collection of pencil drawings signed by the author, representing the manners and customs of the North American Indians; each leaf drawings has accompanying leaf of text in ms.

Content : 1451 (v. 1) 1452 (v. 2) 1453 (v. 3)

Ownership : Lenox

Content : T.-p. map, prefatory note and glossary in ms., signed: Geo. Catlin.

Statement of Responsibility: Geo. Catlin.
Physical Description
Form: Pencil works ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 42298331
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14311842
UUID: 5a1c9bb0-c647-012f-2969-58d385a7bc34

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  • 1796: Creator Born
  • 1850: Issued
  • 1850: Created
  • 1872: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Puncah. 100. Shoo-de-ga-cha (the Smoke), Head Chief of the tribe. .... This noble Chief told me that he distinctly foresaw the rapid destruction of his own and the neighbouring tribes, in consequence of the approach of civilization, but that he knew of no way of successfully resisting it, but must submit to it as it advanced." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1850. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-da5c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Puncah. 100. Shoo-de-ga-cha (the Smoke), Head Chief of the tribe. .... This noble Chief told me that he distinctly foresaw the rapid destruction of his own and the neighbouring tribes, in consequence of the approach of civilization, but that he knew of no way of successfully resisting it, but must submit to it as it advanced." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-da5c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1850). Puncah. 100. Shoo-de-ga-cha (the Smoke), Head Chief of the tribe. .... This noble Chief told me that he distinctly foresaw the rapid destruction of his own and the neighbouring tribes, in consequence of the approach of civilization, but that he knew of no way of successfully resisting it, but must submit to it as it advanced. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-da5c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Puncah. 100. Shoo-de-ga-cha (the Smoke), Head Chief of the tribe. .... This noble Chief told me that he distinctly foresaw the rapid destruction of his own and the neighbouring tribes, in consequence of the approach of civilization, but that he knew of no way of successfully resisting it, but must submit to it as it advanced.