Samuel de Champlain

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Samuel de Champlain

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Description

Samuel de Champlain, one of the early European explorers of North America, the "Father of New France." Lake Champlain is named after him.

This half-tone photo-etched illustration comes from the book Pine Tree Coast by Samuel Adams Drake, published in Boston by Estes & Laurent in 1891 (p. 357).

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About This Item

  • Title: Samuel de Champlain
  • Creator: Drake, Samuel Adams
  • Creation Date: 1891
  • Subject Date: circa 1600
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 11 cm x 9 cm
  • Local Code: 917.41 D91
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
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