Portrait of Walt Whitman, 1871

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Names
Lion, Oscar (Collector)
Rockwood, George Gardner, 1832-1911 (Photographer)
Collection

Oscar Lion Collection

Portraits of Walt Whitman

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1871
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Topics
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892
Genres
Photographs
Portraits
Gelatin silver prints
Notes
Content : Housed in a leather bound case with an negative of the same image. Title stamped in gold on front cover of case : Wet plate negative of Walt Whitman by Rockwood, New York, 1871, age 52

Citation/reference: Saunders, no. 41
Physical Description
Extent: 14.5 x 10 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
MSS Unit ID : 1767
UUID: 71f6e750-c5d9-012f-29a1-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1871: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Portrait of Walt Whitman, 1871" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1871. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ecec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Portrait of Walt Whitman, 1871" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ecec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1871). Portrait of Walt Whitman, 1871 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ecec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Portrait of Walt Whitman, 1871