View from Monument No IV on the Sierra de las Tinajas Altas looking east towards Monument No V, Plate 59, View from Monument IV looking west towards Monument No III, Plate 60

Description (Brief):

James D. Smillie (1833-1909) of New York engraved these images presented as one print for two views, plates 59 and 60, after original illustrations by Arthur Schott (1814-1875). They were published in Chapter IV "Sketch of Territory Acquired by Treaty of December 30, 1853" by William H. Emory (1811-1887) in Volume 1, Part 1 of the Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey. The volume was printed in 1857 by A. O. P. Nicholson of Washington, D.C.

Description (Brief)

The drawing titles are: "View from Monument No. IV on the Sierra de las Tinajas Altas looking east towards Monument No. V," and "View from Monument IV looking west towards Monument No. III."

Date Made: 18601860

Original Artist: Schott, ArthurGraphic Artist: Smillie, James David

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: District of Columbia, Washington

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2016.0017.05Catalog Number: 2016.0017.05Accession Number: 2016.0017

Object Name: printObject Type: Etching

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 28.6 cm x 22.8 cm; 11 1/4 in x 8 31/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-b1c3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1806088

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