Image courtesy Yale University Art Gallery | Licence: Public Domain
Image courtesy Yale University Art Gallery | Licence: Public Domain

Nez Perces

1854

John Mix Stanley

From the collection

Title

Nez Perces

Date

1854

Description

Medium: Watercolor with graphite underdrawing

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Location

Montana, USA

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Approximate

Medium

Tww Comment

John Mix Stanley accompanied Isaac I. Stevens on his exploration of the Pacific Northwest to find a viable rail route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Stevens surveyed the 47th and 49th parallels - the northernmost route, which took them through Montana, Idaho and Washington.

Credits

Image Credit

Image courtesy Yale University Art Gallery

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