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Source:   American history -- 1640s-1660s


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Madame La Tour : a prisoner at Penobscot.

Image ID: 808181

Madame La Tour : a prisoner at Penobscot. (1879-1889)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Madame La Tour : a prisoner at Penobscot.

Creator

: Sheppard, William Ludwell, 1833-1912 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1879-1889

Depicted Date

: 1645

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

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

Notes

: Written on border: "Two French officers La Tour & D'Aulney [l.e. Charles de Menou d'Aulnay] disputed land & trade in French colonial America. Sept. 1646 [l.e. April 1645] D'Aulney raided settlement at St. John, Maine, and captured Mme. La Tour who died after three weeks imprisonment." Written on mount: "Colonization of Maine"

Original Source

: From American art and American art collections : essays on artistic subjects by the best art writers, fully illustrated. (Boston : Walker, 1879-1889) Montgomery, Walter, Editor.

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

: 808181

Record ID

: 700990

Digital Item Published

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

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