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[European explorers arriving in the new world] / W.H....
[European explorers arriving in the new world] / W.H. Lippincott.
1 photomechanical print : halftone.
Print shows an explorer, in a tropical locality, holding a flag and sword, pointing to a wooden cross and a carved pillar, claiming new lands in the name of king and Christianity; Native Americans stand among the explorers and birch bark canoes are pulled up on the shore.
Title devised by Library staff.
Miscellaneous Items in High Demand
Discovery & exploration--1400-1500.
Halftone photomechanical prints--1890-1910.
Lippincott, William H. (William Henry), 1849-1920, artist
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