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Henry J. Van-Lennep plate, "Bashapish lower falls Mt. Washington," 1841

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Title:
Henry J. Van-Lennep plate, "Bashapish lower falls Mt. Washington," 1841
Description:
A plate printed from an illustration by Henry J. Van-Lennep showing a view of a waterfall on Mt. Washington in Massachusetts. A stag is drawn into the left side of the foreground of the image and a Native American sits above the falls looking towards the stag. This is plate 14 in Edward Hitchcock's "Final Report on the Geology of Massachusetts."
Artist:
Van-Lennep, Henry J. (Henry John), 1815-1889
Date:
1841
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Plates (illustrations)
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 11 Folder 21 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Illustrations
Waterfalls
Pictorial works
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Final report on the geology of Massachusetts
Places:
Massachusetts
Extent:
1 print ; sheet 29 x 24 cm
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Terms of Use:
Public Domain: This material has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights. While Amherst College Archives & Special Collections claims no rights or authority over this material, we do ask that any publication or use of this material cite the Archives & Special Collections at Amherst College as the source of the images and the repository where the original documents can be found.
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Place of origin:
Boston (Mass.)
Notes (date):
The date provided is drawn from the item's folder.
Language:
English