c 1835-52 Prairie Du Rocher, Illinois - Meyer


Very detailed view of “PRAIRIE DU ROCHER from Meyers Universum.  Steel engraving with later hand-coloring.  Published in New York and Hildburghausen, c. 1835-52. Image size: 4 x 6''.

This view depicts Prairie Du Rocher in Illinois (south of Saint Louis) “The name is derived from a rocky bluff which rises behind the village….” (1853 Gazetteer of the United States).

Presented in an archival 11 x 14'' mat

  • Inventory# V-135