The March of Miles Standish

Description (Brief)
Colored print of nine white men led by an American Indian down a path away from the ocean where a ship is anchored. Two stanzas from Longfellow's, "The Courtship of Miles Standish" appear beneath the image on each side of the title.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1873
depicted
Standish, Miles
maker
Armstrong and Company
artist
Baker, Joseph E.
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 12 1/2 in x 25 in; 31.75 cm x 63.5 cm
overall: 18 in x 28 in; 45.72 cm x 71.12 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2572
catalog number
60.2572
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Costume
Indians
Native Americans
Firearms
Colonial Life
New World
Pilgrims
Colonization
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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