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Burning of French missionaries.

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Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

American History -- 1640s-1660s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1857
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-164
United States -- 1600-1699
Indians of North America -- United States -- 1640-1649
Burning at the stake -- United States -- 1640-1649
Missionaries -- French -- United States -- 1640-1649
Prayer -- 1640-1649
Breboeuf, Missionary
Lallemand, Missionary
Conjectural works
Content: Printed on border: "The assured countenance and confiding eye of Breboeuf still bore witness to his tirmness. The voice of Lallemand was choked by the thick smoke: but the fire having snapped his bands, he lifted his hands to Heaven, imploring the aid of Him who is an aid to the weak." Image has foxing.
Source note: The great West : containing narratives of the most important and interesting events in Western history. (New York : Geo. F. Tuttle, 1857) Howe, Henry (1816-1893), Author.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Hand colored.
Foxing on image and border.
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 22 x 15 cm. (8 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1677133
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17613295
Barcode: 33333159307483
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a9c75450-c52f-012f-357f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1857: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Burning of French missionaries." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1857. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f3e5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Burning of French missionaries." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 18, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f3e5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1857). Burning of French missionaries. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f3e5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Burning of French missionaries.