Portrait of Walt Whitman, around 1870

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Names
Lion, Oscar (Collector)
Collection

Oscar Lion Collection

Portraits of Walt Whitman

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1870
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Topics
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892
Genres
Photographs
Portraits
Gelatin silver printing-out paper prints
Notes
Content : Housed in a leather bound case with an negative of the same image, and a handwritten letter and envelope from Whitman addressed to Pearsall, dated June 15, 1876. Title stamped in gold on front cover of case : Wet plate negative of Walt Whitman by Pearsall, Brooklyn, 1876, age 57

Citation/reference: Saunders, no. 31
Physical Description
Extent: 15 x 9.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
MSS Unit ID : 1767
UUID: 725803a0-c5d9-012f-106d-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1870: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Portrait of Walt Whitman, around 1870" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1870. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ecee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Portrait of Walt Whitman, around 1870" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ecee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1870). Portrait of Walt Whitman, around 1870 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ecee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Portrait of Walt Whitman, around 1870