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George Catlin's notebook #6, 183-

Catlin, George, 1796-1872


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Title: George Catlin's notebook #6

Date: 183-

Physical Details: Commonplace Book : 36 p. : handwritten ; 18 x 15 cm.

Description: In this notebook, Catlin categorizes his paintings by naming them: sporting scenes, amusements, landscapes, landscapes on the Missouri, and manners & customs. The reverse side of this notebook describes in gruesome detail a battle of Máh-to-toh-pa "Four Bears," second chief of the Mandan Village.

Only selected pages have been scanned.

Creator: Catlin, George, 1796-1872

Forms part of: George Catlin papers, 1821-1904, 1946

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: George Catlin's notebook #6, 183-. George Catlin papers, 1821-1904, 1946. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 1197