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Map of Ho-De-No-Sau-Nee-Ga : or the territories of the People of the Long House in 1720

  • ARTIST: Lewis Morgan

  • MEDIUM: Stone engraving,

    DATE: 1851. (c.1901)

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 18 x 21 1/2" (45.5 x 42.3 cm)

  • DESCRIPTION: Title continues with: Exhibiting the home country of the Iroquois with the aboriginal names of their villages, lakes, rivers, streams & ancient localities, and the courses of their principal trails.<br><br> This map divides the state up into the original native territories and gives the native names. A key identifies villages, trails and boundaries. <br><br> This unusual and rather scarce map appeared in Morgan's League of the Ho-De-No-Sau-Nee, or Iroquois. This work details the leadership hierarchy, governmental structure, culture, lifestyles, customs etc. of the Iroquois. A cutting edge work for the period.<br><br>

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: It is quite possible that the map appeared in the 1901 limited edition reprint (30 copies) published by Dodd, Mead and Company in 1901. Printed on Danish Bond paper. A rare map in any version.

  • CONDITION: Very good condition. and color.

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  • CATEGORIES: Maps

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