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Council of Vincennes.

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Council of Vincennes.

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

American History -- 1810s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-181
Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841
United States -- 1810-1819
Tecumseh, Shawnee Chief, 1768-1813
Indians of North America -- Indiana -- Vincennes -- 1810-1819
Military personnel -- Indiana -- Vincennes -- 1810-1819
Conjectural works
Content : Printed on border: "Tecumseh accepted the invitation, but treacherously brought with him four hundred armed warriors, instead of thirty, as directed. At the council he claimed for all the Indians of the country, a common right to all the lands in it; denied the right of any tribe to sell any portion of it without the consent of all, and pronounced the treaty of Fort Wayne null and void." Includes additional text.

Source note: The American generals from the founding of the Republic to the present time. (Boston : Dayton and Wentworth, 1854) Frost, John (1800-1859), Author.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Foxing on image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1677164
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17168662
Barcode : 33333159314836
UUID: 1f7deee0-c531-012f-35f1-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1854: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Council of Vincennes." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f78b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Council of Vincennes." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 14, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f78b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1854). Council of Vincennes. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f78b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Council of Vincennes.