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1. Single-bearded flying fish; 2. Doubled-bearded flying fish; 3. new_York flying fish; 4. Cloudy Chœtodon; 5. Hippos mackerel; 6. Summer herring of New-York; 7. bony fish or Menhade; 8. Fall hering or alewife of New-York; 10 Red drum or Sciœna Gigas.

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1. Single-bearded flying fish; 2. Doubled-bearded flying fish; 3. new_York flying fish; 4. Cloudy Chœtodon; 5. Hippos mackerel; 6. Summer herring of New-York; 7. bony fish or Menhade; 8. Fall hering or alewife of New-York; 10 Red drum or Sciœna Gigas.

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1. Single-bearded flying fish; 2. Doubled-bearded flying fish; 3. new_York flying fish; 4. Cloudy Chœtodon; 5. Hippos mackerel; 6. Summer herring of New-York; 7. bony fish or Menhade; 8. Fall hering or alewife of New-York; 10 Red drum or Sciœna Gigas.
Names
Anderson, Alexander (1775-1870) (Engraver)
Mitchill, Samuel L. (Samuel Latham) (1764-1831) (Author)
Collection

fishes of New-York, described and arranged

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1815
Place: New York
Publisher: Literary and Philosophical Society of New York
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: Stuart 1300
Topics
fish -- New York (State)
Genres
Engravings
Notes
Content: "Read before the society, 8th of December, 1815."
Content: Caption title.
Statement of responsibility: by Samuel L. Mitchill. [Literary and Philosophical Society of New York. Transactions ; v. l, no. 5]
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print, engraving 29 x 21 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 3568633
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14995134
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9348c510-c61e-012f-9e5f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1775: Creator Born
  • 1815: Issued
  • 1870: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "1. Single-bearded flying fish; 2. Doubled-bearded flying fish; 3. new_York flying fish; 4. Cloudy Chœtodon; 5. Hippos mackerel; 6. Summer herring of New-York; 7. bony fish or Menhade; 8. Fall hering or alewife of New-York; 10 Red drum or Sciœna Gigas." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1815. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-9f8b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "1. Single-bearded flying fish; 2. Doubled-bearded flying fish; 3. new_York flying fish; 4. Cloudy Chœtodon; 5. Hippos mackerel; 6. Summer herring of New-York; 7. bony fish or Menhade; 8. Fall hering or alewife of New-York; 10 Red drum or Sciœna Gigas." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-9f8b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1815). 1. Single-bearded flying fish; 2. Doubled-bearded flying fish; 3. new_York flying fish; 4. Cloudy Chœtodon; 5. Hippos mackerel; 6. Summer herring of New-York; 7. bony fish or Menhade; 8. Fall hering or alewife of New-York; 10 Red drum or Sciœna Gigas. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-9f8b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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1. Single-bearded flying fish; 2. Doubled-bearded flying fish; 3. new_York flying fish; 4. Cloudy Chœtodon; 5. Hippos mackerel; 6. Summer herring of New-York; 7. bony fish or Menhade; 8. Fall hering or alewife of New-York; 10 Red drum or Sciœna Gigas.