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Wa-em-boesh-kaa. A Chippeway chief.

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Wa-em-boesh-kaa. A Chippeway chief.
I. T. Bowen's Lithographic Establishment (Printer)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Indians -- North America -- Eastern-Northern -- 1800s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1836 - 1844
Place Term: Philadelphia
Publisher: E. C. Biddle
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC INDIA-Nor-E 18
Tribal chiefs -- United States -- 1800-1899
Indians of North America -- 1800-1899
Ojibwa Indians -- Men -- 1800-1899
Calumets -- United States -- 1800-1899
Face painting
Portrait prints
Statement of Responsibility: "Published by E.C. Biddle, Philadelphia. Printed & coloured at I.T. Bowen's Lithographic Establishment No. 94, Walnut St. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1837 by E.C. Biddle, in the clerks office of the district court of the eastern district of Pennsylvania."--printed on border.

Source note: History of the Indian tribes of North America with biographical sketches and anecdotes of the principal chiefs : with 120 portraits from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War at Washington. (Philadelphia : Biddle, 1836-1844) Hall, James (1793-1868), Author. McKenney, Thomas Loraine (1785-1859), Author.
Physical Description
Form: Lithographs ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Note: Hand colored. Physical details
Note: Foxing and smudges on image.Condition
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 38 x 28 cm. (15 x 11 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1682584
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17175892
Barcode : 33333159342613
UUID: aabdf730-c554-012f-787d-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1836: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Wa-em-boesh-kaa. A Chippeway chief." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1836 - 1844. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1ab4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Wa-em-boesh-kaa. A Chippeway chief." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1ab4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1836 - 1844). Wa-em-boesh-kaa. A Chippeway chief. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1ab4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Wa-em-boesh-kaa.  A Chippeway chief.