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Title
Marquette and Jolliet discover the Mississippi
Names
Sheppard, William Ludwell, 1833-1912 (Artist)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

American History -- 1670s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1876
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-167
Topics
United States -- 1670-1679
Joliet, Louis, 1645-1700
Marquette, Jacques, 1637-1675
Indians of North America -- Middle West -- 1670-1679
Mississippi River -- 1670-1679
Discovery & exploration -- Middle West -- 1670-1679
Canoes
Explorers
Genres
Conjectural works
Notes
Content: Written on border: "1673"
Source note: Pioneers in the settlement of America : from Florida in 1510 to California in 1849. (Boston : Samuel Walker, 1876-1877) Crafts, William A. (William August) (1819-1906), Author.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 17 x 21 cm (6 3/4 x 8 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17613299
Barcode: 33333159307723
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bf7896b0-c52f-012f-4e68-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1833: Creator Born
  • 1876: Issued
  • 1912: 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. "Marquette and Jolliet discover the Mississippi" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1876. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f413-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. "Marquette and Jolliet discover the Mississippi" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f413-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1876). Marquette and Jolliet discover the Mississippi Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f413-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Marquette and Jolliet discover the Mississippi