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Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Volcano Near Ariguipa, Peru
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Volcano Near Ariguipa, Peru

Daniel Wadsworth Coit - 1823

The drawing depicts the Volcano behind the small village of Ariguipa in southern Peru. Coit's note indicates the drawing was finished by Cooper, but we do not know the given name of Cooper.


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TitleVolcano Near Ariguipa, Peru
CreatorDaniel Wadsworth Coit

Title from drawing. Daniel W. Coit made many sketches during his travels in S. America, Mexico, California, and Europe, all prior to his visit to Grand Rapids in 1833. Coit was in Lima, Peru from 1819-1820, and again from 1823-1828. Many of the drawings in our online collection are dated from the second time period.

CollectionCoit Family

The drawings are the property of Coit family members and may not be reproduced in any form, print or digital, without permission.

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