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Medeola virginica.  (Indian cucumber).

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Medeola virginica. (Indian cucumber).
Barton, William P. C. (William Paul Crillon) (1786-1856) (Artist)
Tanner, Vallance, Kearny & Co. (Engraver)

Vegetable materia medica of the United States; or, Medical botany: containing a botanical, general, and medical history of medicinal plants indigenous to the United States. Illustrated by coloured engravings ... done by the author.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1818 - 1825
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: H. C. Carey & I. Lea
Library locations
Science, Industry and Business Library: General Collection
Shelf locator: QEN (Barton, W. P. C. Vegetable Materia Medica of the United States)
Botany, Medical -- United States
Materia medica, Vegetable -- United States
Medicinal plants
Book illustrations
Color prints
Ownership: Title pages signed: J. M. Gordon. Book plate: Fitzpatrick Collection.
Content: Vol. 1: 2d ed.; v. 2 published by M. Carey.
Content: Imperfect: plates 7, 8 ,12, 17, 21, 23, and 24 lacking.
Physical Description
Extent: 26 x 20 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13544912
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6a9cc380-c6cd-012f-c8f9-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1786: Creator Born
  • 1818: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1856: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Medeola virginica. (Indian cucumber)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1818 - 1825. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-4fe2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Medeola virginica. (Indian cucumber)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-4fe2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1818 - 1825). Medeola virginica. (Indian cucumber). Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-4fe2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Medeola virginica.  (Indian cucumber).