Date Created year accurate; month and day unknown for 1839
Inscribed in the plate, 1.1.: Painted by W. Gush.; 1.r.: Engraved by J. Thomson.; b.: SHAHWUNDAIS / REVD. JOHN SUNDAY, / A CONVERTED CHIPPPEWAY / AND MISSIONARY TO THE INDIANS OF HIS OWN TRIBE AT ALDERVILLE, / UPPER CANADA.
Published in The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine, London, John Mason, March 1839, opp. p.177; The Gush painting is in the Methodist Archives and Research Centre, Manchester (reproduced in The Canadian Encyclopedia, 1988, p. 2095); Shah-wun-dais or John Sunday (c.1795-1875) was ordained a Methodist minister in 1836.
Mason, John (firm, London),London
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Steel engraving on wove paper; laid down on cardboard
115 x 95; sheet (trimmed within plate0mark) 206 x 129 mm