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      Symbolic Petition of the Chippewa Chiefs - 1849

      $15.50
      $15.50 and up. Prints can be selected in a range of sizes, from postcard to poster, in paper or canvas. Printed to order and shipped to you. Prices vary with print size and type. Find ordering instructions below.

      $15.50 and up. WHS Historic Images are printed to order and shipped to you. Excluding rare exceptions, they are not available in stores. Prices vary with print size and type. Reproductions can be ordered in a range of sizes, from postcard to poster, in paper or canvas.

      About this image

      This image was copied by artist Seth Eastman in 1849 and printed in Henry Rowe Schoolcraft's "The History of the Indian Tribes of the United States, Historical and Statistical Information Respecting the History, Condition, and Prospects of the Indian Tribes of the United States" (Philadelphia, 1851). Schoolcraft says there (pp. 414-417) that a birch bark version was carried by Oshcabawis to Washington in 1849 when the tribe petitioned the U.S. to adjust boundaries of the 1842 LaPointe treaty. Learn more at the link below.

      Ordering instructions

      1. The link below will take you to this image in the Society's historic image collection.
      2. When viewing the image details page, scroll down the page to the "How to Purchase a Copy" section.
      3. Click the "Buy the Image" button. Clicking the "Buy the Image" button will bring you back to the online store.
      4. Select size, paper type or canvas, and proceed through checkout.  

      Click here to see the"Symbolic Petition of the Chippewa Chiefs" image details and begin checkout. Other works by Seth Eastman

      $15.50 and up. WHS Historic Images are printed to order and shipped to you. Excluding rare exceptions, they are not available in stores. Prices vary with print size and type. Reproductions can be ordered in a range of sizes, from postcard to poster, in paper or canvas.

      About this image

      This image was copied by artist Seth Eastman in 1849 and printed in Henry Rowe Schoolcraft's "The History of the Indian Tribes of the United States, Historical and Statistical Information Respecting the History, Condition, and Prospects of the Indian Tribes of the United States" (Philadelphia, 1851). Schoolcraft says there (pp. 414-417) that a birch bark version was carried by Oshcabawis to Washington in 1849 when the tribe petitioned the U.S. to adjust boundaries of the 1842 LaPointe treaty. Learn more at the link below.

      Ordering instructions

      1. The link below will take you to this image in the Society's historic image collection.
      2. When viewing the image details page, scroll down the page to the "How to Purchase a Copy" section.
      3. Click the "Buy the Image" button. Clicking the "Buy the Image" button will bring you back to the online store.
      4. Select size, paper type or canvas, and proceed through checkout.  

      Click here to see the"Symbolic Petition of the Chippewa Chiefs" image details and begin checkout. Other works by Seth Eastman

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