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Body of Chief "Shakes" lying in state, preparatory to cremation.

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834686
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Names
Whitney, John Henry Ellsworth (1840-1891) (Engraver)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Burial customs - American Indian

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1882
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BURI - Ame
Topics
Indians of North America -- Funeral customs and rites
Dead persons
Tlingit Indians
Indians of North America -- Arts & crafts -- 1800-1899
Tribal chiefs -- Canada -- 1800-1899
Lying in state
Genres
Engravings
Notes
Content : Written on image: "July 1882". Red ink spots on image.

Source note: Century magazine. (New York : The Century Co., 1870-).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 9.5 x 12.8 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 2155912
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17261466
Barcode : 33333159463724
UUID: e1bc4e00-c53c-012f-711d-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1840: Creator Born
  • 1882: Issued
  • 1891: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Body of Chief "Shakes" lying in state, preparatory to cremation." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1882. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd32-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Body of Chief "Shakes" lying in state, preparatory to cremation." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 6, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd32-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1882). Body of Chief "Shakes" lying in state, preparatory to cremation. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd32-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Body of Chief "Shakes" lying in state, preparatory to cremation.