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Title
Major Ridge. A Cherokee Chief.
Names
I. T. Bowen's Lithographic Establishment (Printer)
King, Charles Bird, 1785-1862 (Artist)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

Indians -- North America -- Eastern-Northern -- 1800s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1836 - 1844
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: E. C. Biddle
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC INDIA-Nor-E 18
Topics
Tribal chiefs -- United States -- 1800-1899
Indians of North America -- 1800-1899
Cherokee Indians -- Men -- 1800-1899
Ridge, Major, ca. 1771-1839
Genres
Portrait prints
Reproductive prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Published by E.C. Biddle, Philadelphia. Drawn, printed & coloured at I.T. Bowen's Lithographic Establishment No. 94, Walnut St. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1837 by E.C. Biddle, in the clerks office of the district court of the eastern district of Pennsylvania."--printed on border.
Source note: History of the Indian tribes of North America with biographical sketches and anecdotes of the principal chiefs : with 120 portraits from the Indian Gallery in the Department of War at Washington. (Philadelphia : Biddle, 1836-1844) Hall, James (1793-1868), Author. McKenney, Thomas Loraine (1785-1859), Author.
Physical Description
Lithographs
Hand-colored lithograph on laid paper.
Foxing on sheet.
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 39 x 29 cm. (15 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1682584
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17175892
Barcode: 33333159342571
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 92752580-c554-012f-6923-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1836: Issued (Approximate)
  • 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. "Major Ridge. A Cherokee Chief." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1836 - 1844. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1aac-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. "Major Ridge. A Cherokee Chief." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 7, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1aac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1836 - 1844). Major Ridge. A Cherokee Chief. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1aac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Major Ridge.  A Cherokee Chief.