MS 7135 Fielding Lucas Jr. Scrapbook, including illustrations and original watercolor and wash sketches of James Otto Lewis

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7135
Creators:
Lewis, James Otto, 1799-1858
Hary, John W.
Lucas, Fielding, Jr., 1781-1854
Dates:
ca. 1814-30
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
33 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Some of the original watercolor and wash drawings are included in the scrapbook, including: Indian canoes, page 200 in McKenney's Sketch; View of the Urn, Lake Superior page 361; Grave of a Chippewa Child on the Island Opposite Fond du Lac (Minnesota) page 305; Cave Rock, South Shore of Lake Superior, page 364; Oblique View of the Doric Rock of Lake Superior (unpublished): Front View of the Doric Rock, page 225; Castle Rock, South Shore, Lake Superior, page 363; View of the Urn, Lake Superior (and the Monument), page 362; Skeleton of a Chippewa Indian's Lodge, page 418; Chippewa Lodge, of poles, covered with birch bark, unpublished; Chippewa Widow, page 292; Key-way-wo-wut, or Going Cloud, page 327, O-Car-Gee-Wick, page 314; Chippewa Chief with His Calumet and Pouch, page 331; Indian Dog Train, page 196; another view of Doric Rock, unpublished; another view of the Urn, unpublished; Front view of American Fur Company's Building, Fond du Lac, Minnesota, page 276, and a view of the gathering for the Treaty of Fond du Lac, 1826, page 311.
Scope and Contents
Also a drawing by John W. Hary (?) showing how Eskimos at Hudson Bay caught fish. Other original, unidentified artwork, a certificate of membership in the Baltimore Beneficial Society, and samples of printing of bank papers are included. There are, in addition, engraved portraits and title pages and illustrations from publications. The portraits include De Witt Clinton, William Cobbett, James Thomson, Goliah Werner, and William Bainbridge. The materials from publications include items from The Chemist and National Recreations, or Holiday Amusements and Robert Stuart's Dictionary of Architecture and A Descriptive History of the Steam Engine (all printed by Knight and Lacy of London); Citizen of the World, Edwin and Anelina; The Works of Robert Bruns, The Works of Thomas Moore, Thackery's Vicar of Wakefield; and other unidentified publications.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Lucas was an owner of a printing and publishing firm in Baltimore. In 1827, it issued Thomas L. McKenney's A Sketch of a Tour to the Lakes, which was illustrated after drawings by James Otto Lewis.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7135

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7135, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
The scrapbook was donated to the National Anthropological Archives by Alan E. Behrend, of Lucas Brothers, Baltimore, Maryland, 9/23/80. National Anthropological Archives 81-18.
Custodial History
Previously titled "Scrapbook of illustrations and sample engravings."

Keywords
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Doric Rock Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
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