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Title
Canoe burial
Names
Nichols, H. H. (Henry Hobart), 1816-1887 (Wood engraver)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

Burial customs - American Indian

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1881
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
Tombs & sepulchral monuments
Chinook Indians -- Structures -- Northwest, Pacific -- 1800-1899
Ship burials
Forests -- Washington (State)
Genres
Views
Illustrations
Notes
Source note: From Reports and serial publications, as well as unbound and ephemeral material. [s.n.]) Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of Ethnology., Author.
Content: Written on border: "Indian fishing tribes of Oregon and Washington Territory dispose of dead in canoes." "Tsinuk tribe."
Content: Leaf from "A further contribution to the study of the mortuary customs of the North American Indians" by H.C. Yarrow. Extracted from U. S. Bureau of American Ethnology. First annual report, 1879-80.
Content: Initials at lower right corner: "A.F.D."
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 25.4 x 16 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17261466
Barcode: 33333159463971
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ebfde6b0-c53c-012f-be6c-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

  • 1816: Creator Born
  • 1881: Issued
  • 1887: Creator Died
  • 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. "Canoe burial" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1881. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd4b-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. "Canoe burial" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 19, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd4b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1881). Canoe burial Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cd4b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Canoe burial