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"Brainerd Preaching to the Indians," book illustration, mid-1800s.
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"Brainerd Preaching to the Indians" In this wildly inaccurate illustration from the mid-1800s, the artist depicted eighteenth-century Delaware Indians in the costume and culture of Plains Indians, placing them in teepees rather than bark houses, and dressing them with Plains-style headdresses.

In this wildly inaccurate illustration from the mid-1800s, the artist depicted eighteenth-century Delaware Indians in the costume and culture of Plains Indians, placing them in teepees rather than bark houses, and dressing them with Plains-style headdresses.

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