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Chippeway Squaw & Child.
Chippeway Squaw & Child.
Call NumberAyer 249 M2 1854 v. 3 [plate opposite page 39]
CreatorMcKenney, Thomas Loraine, 1785-1859.
TitleChippeway Squaw & Child.
Date (Original)1854
Physical Description1 print : lithograph, hand col. ; 26 x 17 cm.
SourceDigital image scanned from 120 film.
Is Part ofHistory of the Indian Tribes of North America, with biographical sketches and anecdotes of the principal chiefs/ by Thomas L. McKenney and James Hall.
PublisherPhiladelphia: J.T. Bowen, 1848.
DescriptionPortrait of an Chippeway mother "in the act of suckling her infant." The mother is seated in a red dress, hand covering one exposed breast, with the child in carrier at her side.
SubjectOjibwa Indians; Women; Breast feeding; Cradleboards; Indians of North America; Portraits; Lithographs; Clothing & Dress
File Size136.547 kb
File Height480
File Width367
Publisher (Digital)The Newberry Library, Chicago.
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:
ContributorsBowen, J. T.
Hall, James, 1793-1868.
Collection Great Lakes Digital Collection (Newberry Library)
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