Visual collection, 1990,1uuu.


Central Michigan University. Office of the President. Visual collection, 1990,1uuu.

Visual collection, 1990,1uuu.

Collection, 1990 and undated, probably 20th century, includes: a wooden, ceremonial shield with the inscription "a la Central Michigan University de la Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Noviembre 1990," measuring 9 x 7 inches in a blue polyester case which measures 12 x 10 inches; a framed copy of "A view of the Butte Des Morts Treaty Ground with the arrival of the Commissioners Gov. Lewis Cass and Col. McKenney in 1827, Painted on the spot by J.O. Lewis, Lachman & Duval,, Philad.a," in a wooden frame with a blue mat, measuring 19 x 15 inches; "The Tourist Pocket Map of Michigan, Exhibiting its Internal Improvements, Roads, Distances, & c by J.H. Young, Philadelphia, published by S. Augustus Mitchell, 1839, and reproduced by Beurmann-Marshall Inc., Lansing, Michigan," in a silver frame measuring 21.5 x 24.5 inches, with blue, red, and gray mats; and an oversized blue folder entitled "Three pictorial theses of Olomouc University", including three allegorical drawings of the university, a modern, colored map of the Czech Republic, and descriptions of the drawings in English, German, and Czechoslovakian, with the card of Dr. Lumomir Dvorak, Rector of Palacky University in Olomouc. The Tourist Pocket Map is probably a copy. The Clarke does have an original of this map. The copy of the lithograph documents the treaty meeting of Cass and McKenney with the Winnebago and Menominee Indians in Winnebago County, Wis. The original of the lithograph is at the Wis. Historical Society.

1 ov. folder : ill.

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