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Wewissa

Wee-wis-saw

Description: Watercolor by George Winter. Wewissa (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, upper right: "#48" (in red ink). Pencil lines on front and verso indicate outlines for compositional areas and match up with similar outlines on K-15, which is dated 1838. Compare drawing G-359 for subject.
Scanned from a 4 x 5 in. color transparency.
Origin: 1838
Created By: Winter, George, 1810-1876;
Publisher: Tippecanoe County Historical Association
Source: http://earchives.lib.purdue.edu/cdm/ref/collection/gwinter/id/949
Collection: George Winter
Copyright: Images in the George Winter Collection should not be used without written permission from the Tippecanoe County Historical Association. To obtain reproduction rights and prices, contact the Tippecanoe County Historical Association at info@tippecanoehistory.org
Subjects: Wewissa
Indians of North America--Indiana
Potawatomi Indians
Tribal chiefs
Portraits
Watercolors

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