Today in 1851: artist and naturalist John James Audubon dies at the age of 65 on his estate called “Minnie’s Land” at 155th Street.
Major & Knapp, lithographers, The Audubon Estate on the Banks of the Hudson Foot of 156th St. at Carmansville (from D.T. Valentine’s Manual of the Council of the City of New York), 1865.
Allen & Horton Photographers (after a miniature of 1831 by Frederick Cruickshank), Carte–de–visite of John James Audubon (1785–1851), ca. 1861-62.