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Plates in: Illustrations of the manners, customs, and condition of the North American Indians : in a series of letters and notes written during eight years of travel and adventure among the wildest and most remarkable tribes now existing. : with three hundred and sixty engravings, from the author's original paintings / by Geo. Catlin, Vol. 1, plate 26, no. 47 - no. 48. Image no. 47 shows elevated view of Mandan village with lodges or wigwams, scalp-poles surrounding stockade; image no. 48 shows burial customs of Mandan people including scaffolds on which dead are placed in background, circle of human skulls in foreground. 2010-6622GEN.
Pictorial works. Nonprojected graphic
2 prints (1 page) : lithograph, col. ; images 3 x 4 3/4 in. and 3 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. on page 9 5/8 in.
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