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Consecration of the Indian Church at White-Earth

19th century
274 x 219 mm (10.8 x 8.6 in.)

Putnam, American
After A. B. Whipple,

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Wood engraving on wove paper
Edition: Front cover illustration for “The Illustrated Christian Weekly” (New York: American Tract Society) vol. 4, no. 47, Saturday 21 November 1874; publication editor Lyman Abbott; in DAC Collection with complete issue as image context, including an accompanying article by A.R. Waud at p. 554
Marks: Signed in block, upper center right: “PUTNAM Sc”; inscribed in block, upper center left: “A.B.W.”; printed below image: “CONSECRATION OF THE INDIAN CHURCH AT WHITE-EARTH, BY BISHOP WHIPPLE. SEE PAGE 554”; adhered to back page of issue: small piece of colored paper printed “660 W G Atwater Jun 75” [distributor or retailer’s stock-aging slip?]
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Credit Line: Weedon Endowment funds, 2001
Accession Number: 2001.14.9

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  • American Studies
  • Midwest - TGN 4007191 (general region): Refers to north-central USA, including Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, & usually Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Kentucky, and the Dakotas. Although the area falls primarily in the middle and eastern third of the United States, it was called the "midwest" because it was west of the original English colonies. Europeans settled here mainly after American Revolution, although some lived in Kentucky and Tennessee earlier.
  • Minnesota - TGN 7007521
  • Native Americans
  • Ojibwa
  • religions

  • image Dimensions: 274 x 219 mm (10.8 x 8.6 in.)

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