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Source:   American history -- 1640s-1660s


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Burning of French missionaries.

Image ID: 808182

Burning of French missionaries. (1857)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Burning of French missionaries.

Published Date

: 1857

Depicted Date

: 1649

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 22 x 15 cm. (8 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "The assured countenance and confiding eye of Breboeuf still bore witness to his tirmness. The voice of Lallemand was choked by the thick smoke: but the fire having snapped his bands, he lifted his hands to Heaven, imploring the aid of Him who is an aid to the weak." Image has foxing.

Original Source

: From The great West : containing narratives of the most important and interesting events in Western history. (New York : Geo. F. Tuttle, 1857) Howe, Henry (1816-1893), Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / American history -- 1640s-1660s

Source Description

: 1 folder (30 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC AME-164

Digital ID

: 808182

Record ID

: 700987

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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