Catching White Fish, Ojibbeway Indians in the Rapids of the Sault St. Marie, Outlet of Lake Superior (Primary Title)

George Catlin, American, 1796 - 1872 (Artist)

ca. 1865-70
Works On Paper
oil on cardboard on bristol board
Image: 18 11/16 × 25 1/4 in. (47.47 × 64.14 cm)
Framed: 23 × 29 1/8 in. (58.42 × 73.98 cm)
Not on view
Paul Mellon Collection
Bernard C. Peters, “The Government Takes the Sault Chippewas’ Encampment Reservation and Builds a Canal,” Inland Seas Quarterly Journal of the Great Lakes Historical Society, Vol. 66, No. 2, Summer 2010, pp. 117-143, color fig. 1, p. 124.

Elizabeth Hambleton and Elizabeth Warren Stoutamire, The John Johnstone Family of Sault Ste. Marie (Washington, DC: Hundley Inc., 1992) p. i.
Image released via Creative Commons CC-BY-NC

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