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Source:   Souvenir of the N. American Indians, as they were in the nineteenth century. ... / Geo. Catlin.


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Cherokee. 238. Jol-lee, Chief of a Band and half caste, civilized; 239. Tuch-ee, called 'Dutch', Chief of a Band of the Cherokees, a very distinguished man. This man led 15.00. of his tribe west of the Mississippi River, a distance of 12.00. miles, to evade the advance of civilization, and these desperately and successfully maintained his position against the continued assaults of the Osages, on whose hunting grounds he had located.

Image ID: 466116

Cherokee. 238. Jol-lee, Chief of a Band and half caste, civilized; 239. Tuch-ee, called 'Dutch', Chief of a Band of the ... (1850)


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Image Title

:  Cherokee. 238. Jol-lee, Chief of a Band and half caste, civilized; 239. Tuch-ee, called 'Dutch', Chief of a Band of the Cherokees, a very distinguished man. This man led 15.00. of his tribe west of the Mississippi River, a distance of 12.00. miles, to evade the advance of civilization, and these desperately and successfully maintained his position against the continued assaults of the Osages, on whose hunting grounds he had located.

Creator

: Catlin, George, 1796-1872 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1850

Medium

: Pencil works

Specific Material Type

: Drawings

Item/Page/Plate

: Pl. 78

Source

: Souvenir of the N. American Indians, as they were in the nineteenth century. ... / Geo. Catlin.

Source Description

: 3 v. fol.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Catalog Call Number

: *KW+++ (Catlin, G. Souvenir of the N. American Indians)

Digital ID

: 466116

Record ID

: 243793

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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