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The Champions of the Mississippi. : "A Race for the Buckhorns."

  • ARTIST: Fanny Palmer

  • PUBLISHER: New York, Published by Currier & Ives, 152 Nassau St.

  • MEDIUM: Two-color lithograph with handcoloring,

    DATE: 1866.

  • EDITION SIZE: Large folio - image size 18 1/8 x 27 5/8" (46.2 x 70.2 cm).

  • DESCRIPTION: F. F. Palmer, del. One of the great Mississippi River prints showing the Morning Star, Queen of the West, and two other unidentified steamers. New Best Fifty #11.


  • CONDITION: Good condition and color, minor tear in the outer top margin well out side the image area.

  • REFERENCE: Conningham #992. Gale #1076.