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HENRY HUDSON

HENRY HUDSON. A citizen of London and known to history only in the four years, 1607-11. Cast adrift by a mutinous crew and left to perish in Hudson Bay June 22d, 1611. Made four voyages to America. Sailed from Amsterdam on third voyage, April 14thm 1609,

American
1909
Publisher The Churchman Company


Dimensions

Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2015.9067

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Mint.
1609 HUDSON - FULTON 1807 “MANHATTAN SERIES” - sixteen Hudson-Fulton Post Cards published by The Churchman Company, 434 Lafayette Street, New York, N.Y.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder