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    • No-taw-kah

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. No-taw-kah (written in ink, lower center). Inscribed, lower center: "In the Treaty of /36 our guide to Lake Kee-waw-nay Village of Kee-waw-nay July 27th 1837" (in pencil); upper right: "#55" (in red ink"; verso, upper...
    • Bishop Brute preaching

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    • Art work by George Winter. Bishop Brute preaching to a concourse of connected Pottawattamie Indians near Logansport Indiana Augst. 16th. 1838 (written in ink, lower right). Inscribed, lower right: "G. Winter" (in ink); upper right: "#65" (in red...
    • Kaw-Kawk-Kay

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Kaw-Kawk-Kay (written in ink, lower right). Inscribed, lower right: "Known in Treaty of Augst. 5 1836"; upper right: "#50" (in red ink). See G-357 for sketch. Circa 1837.
    • Francis Godfroy, war-chief

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Francis Godfroy. War-chief (written in diluted ink, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 8.6 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, lower right: "No. 3. George Winter"; upper right: "#28b" (in red ink)....
    • Indian camp

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Indian Camp (written in ink, lower center). Inscribed, lower right: "No. 25. George Winter."; upper right: "#24" (in red ink). Circa 1860s-1870s.
    • Miami woman

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    • Art work by George Winter. A miami woman (written in ink, lower center). Inscribed, upper right: "#56" (in red ink). Circa 1837-1844.
    • Nancy Elizabeth Robb, daughter of Sin is quaw

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Nancy.Elizabeth.Robb. daughter of Sin is quaw (written in ink, lower center). Inscribed, lower left: "April 1850 Dauter of Sin-is-squaw" (in pencil); "Nancy. Elizabeth. Robb." (in pencil); "185[?]" (in pencil); upper...
    • Miami Indian, called Ken-tuck

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. A Miami Indian. Called Ken-tuck (written in ink, lower center). Inscribed, lower center: "Said to be a white man by birth, and taken Captive when a child"; lower left: "No. 43 Geo Winter"; upper right: "#47" (in red...
    • Pottawattamie Indians

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    • Art work by George Winter. Pottawattamie Indians (written in blue watercolor and blue ink, block capitals, lower center; 2.2 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, upper right: "#64" (in red ink).Six men (one astride horse) and three...
    • Logansport, June, 1837

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Logansport June 1837 (written in ink, lower left). Indian man leaning against horse. Inscribed, lower left: "GW."; lower right: "No 29 Geo Winter"; upper right: "#74" (in red ink); lower center: "Pottawattamie Indian"...
    • Sin-is-quaw, pebble, wife of Tom Robb

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Sin-is-quaw. /pebble/wife of Tom Robb (written in ink, lower center). Inscribed, lower center: "Kee-waw-nay Village - Indiana July20th 1837."; upper right: "#49" (in red ink); lower left: "Sin-is-quaw - [Pebble?]" (in...
    • Miami Indian girl no 26

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Miami Indian Girl No 26 (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, upper right: "#63" (in red ink). Circa 1860s-1870s.
    • Deaf Man's Village

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. The Deaf Man's Village (written in watercolor, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 5.1 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, upper right: "#4" (in red ink). Circa 1860-1870s.
    • Nan-matches-sin-a-wa 1839, Chief Godfroy's home

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Nan-matches-sin-a-wa. 1839. Chief Godfroy's Home (written in blue and grey watercolor, block capitals, lower center; lower edge located 5.7 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, lower right: "No. 15 George...
    • Mendicant Indians

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Mendicant Indians (written in black watercolor, solid capitals, lower center; lower edge is 4.4 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, lower left: "No 40 Geo Winter"; upper right: "#34" (in red ink). Circa...
    • Jim - God[f]roy

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Jim-God[f]roy (written in pencil, lower left). Inscribed, lower center: "Son of [?] Francis Godfroy [Miami?]" (in pencil, smudged); upper right: "#6a" (in red ink). Circa 1837?
    • Pottawattamie Indians

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Pottawattamie Indians (written in pencil, lower left). Inscribed, lower center: "Logansport, Aug [?] 1837" (written in pencil over earlier pencil inscription); upper right: "#80" (in red ink).
    • Wewissa

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    • 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...
    • Aboriginal equestrians

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Aboriginal equestrians (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, lower left: "Logansport Ina June 1837 Pottawatamies-" (in pencil); upper right: "#71" (in red ink).
    • Queh-mee

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Queh-mee (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, lower right: "Sketched at Kee-waw-nay Village 1837" (in pencil); upper right: "#52" (in red ink).
    • Ben-Ache

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Ben-Ache (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, lower left: "No 33 Geo Winter"; upper right: "#26" (in red ink). Rectangular pencil outline for potential composition area. Circa 1860s.
    • Mother of We-wis-sa

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. The mother of We-wis-sa (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, lower left: "No 39 Geo Winter"; upper right: "#42" (in red ink). Ruled rectangular box (in pencil) around composition. Circa 1860s-1870s.
    • Jim Godfroy

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Jim Godfroy (written in blue watercolor, block capitals, lower center; upper edge is 4 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, lower center: "Son of Francis Godfroy" (in pencil); "No 34" (in pencil); upper...
    • Pot-ta-wat ta-mie chief

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Pot-ta-wat ta-mie Chief (written in faded reddish-purple watercolor, block capitals, upper center; upper edge is 3.0 cm. above upper edge of composition). I-o-wah (written in red watercolor, block capitals, lower...
    • Miami Indian no 21

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Miami Indian No 21 (written in pencil, lower center). Inscribed, upper right: "#39" (in red ink). Circa 1860s-1870s.
    • Sin-is-qua

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Sin-is-qua. (written in ink and light blue watercolor, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 3.9 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, upper right: "#38" (in red ink); lower center: "No 17" (in pencil)....
    • Capt Flowers grave no. 12

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Capt Flowers Grave No 12 (written in pencil, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 5.2 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, upper right: "#9" (in red ink). Circa 1860s-1870s.
    • Yo-ca-top-kone

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Yo-ca-top-kone (written in grey-green watercolor, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 2.6 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, lower right: "No. 7. George Winter"; lower center: "Married Maurie" (in...
    • D-mouche-kee-kee-awh

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. D-mouche-kee-kee-awh (written in light blue-green watercolor, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 2.9 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, upper right: "#36b" (in red ink). Circa 1860s-1870s.
    • Francis Godfroy, war-chief

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Francis Godfroy War-chief (written in diluted ink, block capitals, lower center; lower edge is 6.0 cm. below lower edge of composition). Inscribed, lower right: "No. 4. George Winter"; upper right: "#30c" (in red ink);...
    • Logansport Indiana, June 11, 1837

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    • Art work by George Winter. Logansport Indiana June 11th 1837 (written in ink over pencil, lower left). Indian group with two horses. One man mounted; sstanding man has dagger in decorated belt. Two women, one seated, holding baby.
    • Osage Village 1839

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Osage Village 1839 (written in ink, block capitals, lower center; lower edge located 3.7 cm. from lower edge of composition). Inscribed, upper right: "#67" (in red ink); lower center: "No 14" (in pencil). Circa...
    • Untitled (Line of mounted figures)

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    • Art work by George Winter. Line of mounted figures. Inscribed, upper right: "#79" (in red ink); verso, left margin: "Mr. [?] [?] 2nd [?] to [Th---] [?] (Friday) 4th" (in pencil); verso: list of names, aligned with list of numbers (dollar amounts?)...
    • Indian burial

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    • Art work by George Winter. Indian Burial (written in pencil, lower right). Inscribed, verso, lower center: "Indian Bural Scene No.1 near Lake Kee-waw-nay- Indiana" (written in pencil). Long single file of women in Indian dress following bier...
    • Indian burial

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    • Watercolor by George Winter. Indian Burial (written in pencil, lower right). Inscribed, lower center: " No 3" (in pencil); verso, lower center: "Indian Burial Scene No 3" (in pencil); upper left: calculations, "6 feet 5 inches" (in pencil). Group...
    • Journal on a trip to Indian Council 1838

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    • Journal "Journal on a trip to Indian Council 1838" AMs, 22p. (11 sheets; written in pencil and ink) Account of trip to Rochester on July 18, with a party including [Elihu] Kendall and "Wilson." Description of the forested countryside, but...
    • Reflection upon an old tree

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    • "Reflection upon an old tree" (title from verso of last page), dated Logansport, July 26, 1838, initialled "G.W." AMs, 2p. (1 sheet, folded) Panegyric upon the nobility, strength, and symbolism of an old oak tree trunk. The tree witnessed the...
    • Letter, 1837 Aug. 9, Logansport, to H.

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    • Handwritten letter (copy) From: G.W., Logansport, August 9, 1837 To: H. (for publication in the Logansport Telegraph, November 25, 1837) ALS, 5 p. Description of an Indian dance following the council concerning emigration; preparation of...
    • Letter, circa 1839, to C.

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    • Handwritten letter (copy?) From: [George Winter?] [n.d.; early 1839?] [Logansport?] To: C. [Sands?] AL (unsigned), 2 p. (one sheet) Stained and torn Thanking (Sands) for his attempts to influence the Indian...
    • Lake Man-i-tou : Indian tradition part missing

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    • "Lake Man-i-tou Indian Tradition part missing" (title from verso of last page, handwritten in pencil) AMs, 2p. The legend of the Lake Manitou monster excited much attention in the press in 1838. When George Winter was travelling to an Indian...
    • Tomb of an Indian chief

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    • "The tomb of an Indian chief unrevised" [title from verso of last page] AMs, 3 p. (2 sheets) The decaying tomb of the chief evokes grave thoughts of mortality. The location in the forest, with a white flag overhead, is serene and peaceful. ...
    • North West Territory

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    • "The North West Territory (in Cable Ball s handwriting; probably written c. 1918-1920) AN, 2 p. (1 sheet, written in pencil; newspaper clipping glued to verso) Notes on the history of the Northwest Territory. William Wells, justice of the...
    • Tippecanoe Battle Ground

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    • "Tippecanoe Battle Ground Octbr 6th 1840." AMs, 16p. (4 sheets, folded; with two photocopies) George Winter visited the battleground the afternoon of the 6th; description of the lovely trees, mainly oaks, widely spaced with a park-like...
    • Prophet's Town and Tippecanoe B.G., 1840

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    • "Prophet's Town and Tippecanoe B.G. 1840." (title from verso of last page; this copy obviously written later than that date, in 1860's or early 1870's.) AMs, 8p. (written on back of preprinted insurance forms) Standing upon the site of Tecumseh's...
    • Letter, 1839 Sept. 4, Peru, to D.

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    • Letter (copy) From: George Winter, Peru, September 4, 1839 ("memoranda when I was at Peru, 1st") To: D. AL (unsigned), 3 p. (one sheet, folded; handwritten) Comments on the human condition and a spirit of initiative. Man is...
    • Mendicant Indians

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    • "Mendicant Indians." (title from verso of second page) AMs, 2 p. (on paper with embossed seal reading "Croton") Distinctions in rank and wealth exist among the Indians as they do in "civilized" societies. Some have good housing, horses, and...
    • Indians on plowing the land

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    • "Indians on plowing the land" AMs, 1 p. (on back of portion of circular advertising distribution of George Winter's paintings, December 28, 1867) [remainder of circular on verso of 2-34(14)]
    • On the Tippecanoe Battleground

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    • "On the Tippecanoe Battleground. Nov. 7th 1873" AMs, 2p. (written in pencil) Sixty-two years ago, the battle was fought; today's scene, with cultivated fields, enclosed battle site, and many of the old oaks gone, only vaguely recalls the events of...
    • Heroes of Tippecanoe

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    • "The Heroes of Tippecanoe" [by George Winter]; on reverse: "The Graves of the Soldiers of Tippecanoe B.G." AMs, 2 p. (handwritten on back of pre-printed will forms) Describing the post-battle history of the Tippecanoe Battlefield: the...
    • Plan of Battle of Tippecanoe

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    • "Plan of Battle of Tippecanoe" (title from verso, written in pencil) AMs, 1 p. (on verso of preprinted insurance form) Layout of government forces on the battleground, with commanders' names noted.
    • Trip to Lake Kee-waw-knay, 1844

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    • Tersely worded notes recounting G.W.'s journey, with George Adams. First night's camp at Fletcher's Lake, where they spent the evening at Fletcher's cabin. The next day, they had difficulty finding Lake Kee-waw-knay, and headed instead for Cedar...
    • Lake Kee-waw-nay, revisited in 1844

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    • "Lake Kee-waw-nay, Revisited in 1844" [title from verso of last page] AMs, 2 p. (2 sheets; written on back of preprinted insurance forms) In 1844, Mas-sa's double log cabin was still standing, occupied by the Bruce family. The lake was now only...
    • Sun-go-waw

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    • "Sun-go-waw." AMs, handwritten, 4 p. Sun-go-waw, although not mentioned in the treaties made between Pepper and the Potawatamis, was nonetheless an important man, and was one of the leaders made prisoner at the Catholic Mission at Twin Lakes...

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