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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Stanley, John Mix 13 Lewis, James Otto 7
Descriptions
tinted lithograph on paper 8
Subjects
Landscape 691
Date:
1860
Dimensions:
Sheet height: 8.055 in, Sheet width: 11.748 in, comp height: 6.625 in, comp width: 9.283 in
Title:
Cape Horn-Columbia River
Credit Line:
Gift of David E. & Dianne L. Michener and James H. & Nancy L. Michener
Gloss:
Stanley's work illustrated the United States publication, Reports of Explorations and Surveys to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economic Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean.
Inscription:
UL: U.S.P.R.R. EXP & SURVEYS - 47th & 49th PARALLELS, UR: GENERAL REPORT-PLATE XLVI, LL: Stanley Del, LC: CAPE HORN-COLUMBIA RIVER, LR: Sarony, Major & Knapp Lith 449 Broadway NY
Remarks:
Two colored tinted lithograph. Provenance: Vol. 12 1860 Stevens Report of Northern Route By Stanley, Sohon and Cooper, 36th Cong., 1st Senate House Ex. Doc. 56 1054, 1055
Accession Number:
2.87.2

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