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The American Steam Packet Caroline Descending the Great Falls of Niagara, December 29th, 1837. Open in full size

The American Steam Packet Caroline Descending the Great Falls of Niagara, December 29th, 1837.

Picture, 1838, English

The American Steam Packet Caroline Descending the Great Falls of Niagara, December 29th, 1837.

Picture, 1838, English

Notes

Former frame (with mat and caption) stored separately. Framers' label in Acc. File. deVolpi 23; Jefferys 242.
Inscribed on the stone, u.l.: Schlosser.; u.c.: Navy Island; u.r.: Chippewa , l.l.: J Grieve litho 33 Nicholas Lane, Lombard St; b.: From a Sketch by W.R. Callington, Engineer, - Boston. / The American Steam Packet Caroline, Descending the Great Falls of Niagara, after being set on fire by the British, Decr 29th 1837. with a distant view of Navy Island, Chippewa, & Schiosser / Published by J. Robins, Bride Court, Fleet Street.

Publisher

Robins, John (firm), London

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Lithograph with watercolour on wove paper. Laid down on cardboard

Extent

236 x 296 (with text); sheet 272 x 349 mm

Contributor

Grieve, J. (firm, London)

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 1231 Cab II