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Title
Native American grave site
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

Burial customs - American Indian

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1859
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BURI - Ame
Topics
Indians of North America -- Funeral customs and rites
Scaffold burial
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Content: Written on image: "ca. 1830-1840 California". Includes additional printed text.
Source note: Heroes and hunters of the West : comprising sketches and adventures of Boone, Kenton, Brady, Logan, Whetzel, Fleehart, Hughes, Johnston, etc. (Philadelphia : H. C. Peck Theo. Bliss, 1859).
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: Sheet 15.3 x 10.1 cm
Foxing and red ink stains on image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17261466
Barcode: 33333159463732
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e21f70d0-c53c-012f-941a-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1859: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Native American grave site" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1859. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd33-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Native American grave site" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 14, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd33-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1859). Native American grave site Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd33-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Native American grave site