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Title The Aboriginal Port Folio, or a collection of portraits of the most celebrated Chiefs of the North American Indians
Artist Lewis, James Otto (1799-1858)
Document Type Art
Description A collection of portraits of American Indian chiefs painted by J. O. Lewis in 1835 and published as The Aboriginal Port Folio in 1836.
Places Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Keywords portrait, art, chief, dress, treaty, government, government relations, tribal government, negotiation, buffalo
Theme Observation, Representation and Cultural Encounters; American Indians and the US Government
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT Ayer Art 250.6.L677835.C1