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Meeteer Studio (Lodi, Wisconsin) 
Backmark for the Meeteer Studio (Lodi, Wisconsin) showing a painting of the landing of Christopher Columbus in the West Indies in October 1492 
1892 
  
Cabinet card, back 
Private collection of Drew Johnson 
 
LL/92599 
  
This image is of the landing of Christopher Columbus in the West Indies in October 1492, painted by John Vanderlyn in 1846 and placed in the U.S. Capitol rotunda in 1847.
 
The use of this backmark in 1892 commemorated the 400th anniversary of the arrival of Colombus in North America. 
 

 
  
 
  
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