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The Life and Adventures of James P. Beckwourth, Mountaineer, Scout, and Pioneer, and Chief of the Crow Nation of Indians

Catalog Data

Subject of:
Jim Beckwourth, American, 1798 - 1866  Search this
Created by:
Jim Beckwourth, American, 1798 - 1866  Search this
T. D. Bonner, American  Search this
Published by:
Harper & Brothers, American, 1817 - 1962  Search this
Medium:
ink on book paper , cloth and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 x 5 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. (20.3 x 14 x 3.2 cm)
H x W x D (Open at 60 Degrees): 8 × 6 1/2 × 6 3/8 in. (20.3 × 16.5 × 16.2 cm)
Type:
narratives
hardcover books
Place printed:
Franklin Square, Nassau County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1856
Description:
Embossed brown cloth, hardcover book with 537-pages, 2 pages of ads, frontispiece and many illustrations with engraving of James P. Beckwourth in hunter's costume on frontispiece.
Topic:
African American  Search this
American West  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Men  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56762ba4a-0b84-4bd2-a43d-7033550f03b7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.19