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Spearing Fish in Winter | Book or Pamphlet | Wisconsin Historical Society

Book or Pamphlet

Spearing Fish in Winter

Spearing Fish in Winter | Book or Pamphlet | Wisconsin Historical Society
Small group of Native Americans spearing fish through ice on a river. Mountains can be seen in the background.
DESCRIPTION
Small group of Native Americans spearing fish through ice on a river. Mountains can be seen in the background.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:95718
Creation Date:date unknown 1884
Creator Name:Eastman, Seth
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Collection Name:Rare Books
Genre:Book or Pamphlet
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:E77 E125 1853, Plate 44
Original Dimensions:8 x 6 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Eastman's aboriginal portfolio, by Mary H. Eastman, illustrated by Seth Eastman, U.S. Army, 1853. Also found in The History of the Indian Tribes of the United States, Historical and Statistical Information Respecting the History, Condition, and Prospects of the Indian Tribes of the United States, Volume 2, plate 6, by Henry R. Schoolcraft, 1847-57, and The Indian tribes of the United States: their history antiquities, customs, religion, arts, language, traditions, oral legends, and myths, Volume 1, Plate 44, opposite pg. 180, Edited by Francis S. Drake. Illustrated with 100 fine engravings by Seth Eastman, 1884. (Note on negative sleeve, "after an engraving by Seth Eastman".)
SUBJECTS
Fishes
Engraving
Plants
Trees
Implements, utensils, etc.
Clothing
Dwellings
Mountains
Children
Family
Men
Women
Fishing
Ice
Snow

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