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MAJOR RIDGE. A CHEROKEE CHIEF., from History of the Indian Tribes of North America

ca. 1838 McKenney and Hall (Publisher) Copy after Charles Bird King Born: Newport, Rhode Island 1785 Died: Washington, District of Columbia 1862 F. W. Greenough (Publisher) J. T. Bowen's Lithographic Establishment (Printer) hand-colored lithograph on paper sheet: 19 5/8 x 13 5/8 in. (49.8 x 34.6 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase 1985.66.153,300 Not currently on view


Keywords

Ethnic - Indian - Cherokee

Occupation - other - chief

Portrait male - KAH-NUNG-DA-TLA-GEH

Portrait male - Ridge, Major

Portrait male - The man who walks on the mountain top

graphic arts - print

paper - wove paper

lithograph - hand-colored

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Born: Newport, Rhode Island 1785 Died: Washington, District of Columbia 1862

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