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Greek soldier.
Williams, William (1862-1947) (Collector)
Sherman, Augustus F. (Augustus Francis) (1865-1925) (Photographer)

William Williams papers

Series 1. Ellis Island, 1902-1914, 1939, n.d.

Augustus Sherman photographs, ca. 1905-1914

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1911
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 3346
Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
Immigrants -- United States
Ownership : Bequest of William Williams, 1947

Ownership : MSS 47M76

Content : Photographs of immigrants by Augustus Sherman who was an immigration official, collected by William Williams, Commissioner of Immigration for the Port of New York at Ellis Island from 1902 to 1905 and 1909 to 1913.

Content: Identified as 'Greek evzone or Palace Guard' in Peter Mesenhöller "Augustus F. Sherman: Ellis Island Portraits 1905-1920" (c1905) p.67.
Physical Description
Platinum prints
Extent: 24 x 17 cm. on mount 35 x 27.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b11996408
MSS Unit ID : 3346
UUID: 54cce030-c6f5-012f-ba7d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Creator Born
  • 1911: Created
  • 1947: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Greek soldier." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1911. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-dc8d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Greek soldier." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-dc8d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1911). Greek soldier. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-dc8d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Greek soldier.