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Mih-Tutta-Hangkusch. A Mandan village.
Mih-Tutta-Hangkusch. A Mandan village.
CreatorBodmer, Karl, 1809-1893
TitleMih-Tutta-Hangkusch. A Mandan village.
DescriptionTableau 16. Landscape depiction of the summer village, Mih-Tutta-Hangkusch, a village of earth lodges high above cliffs overlooking the Missouri River, near Fort Clark. Mandan women are depicted here with their bullboats on the Missouri River.
Extent (Original)1 drawing; 44 x 60 cm
Format (Original)Aquatint
Languageeng; fre; ger;
Call NumberVAULT oversize Graff 4649 atlas
SourceKarl Bodmer's Illustrations to Prince Maximillian of Wied-Neuwied's Travels in the Interior of North America, 1832-34. In 1836 Maximilian commissioned Bodmer to create illustrations to accompany the text of his atlas documenting their travels. These illustrations include 81 plates of aquatints. VAULT oversize Graff 4649 atlas
Is Part OfEdward E. Ayer Art Collection (Newberry Library)
Coverage (Spatial)North America
Coverage (Temporal)19th century
Subject1Mandan Indians -- Social life and customs
Subject2Missouri River -- Pictorial works
Subject3Mandan Indians -- Dwellings
Subject4Boats -- Pictorial works
Subject5Landscapes (Representations)
PublisherNewberry Library
Date Issued (Digital)2006-06-15
Extent (Digital)95.3 Mb
Medium (Digital)Image/tiff
RightsAll rights reserved by the Newberry Library. Permission to reproduce in any format must be requested in writing. Contact Photoduplication Department, Newberry Library, 60 W. Walton St., Chicago, IL 60610. Phone: 312-255-3566 E-mail:
CollectionAyer Art Digital Collection (Newberry Library)
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