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Presidential electioneering in New York--torchlight procession of the M'Clellan party.

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Title
Presidential electioneering in New York--torchlight procession of the M'Clellan party.
Names
Shanly, Charles D. (Charles Dawson), 1811-1875 (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Elections -- 1899 & Earlier

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1864-10-15
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Ele-18
Topics
Political elections -- New York (State) -- New York -- To 1899
Paper lanterns
Presidential elections -- United States -- 1860-1869
Political parades & rallies -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1860-1869
Floats (Parades) -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1800-1899
Transparencies
Notes
Content: "Little Mac" "One of Old Abe's jokes coals $14 pr. ton" "The voice of the people is for Little Mac"--text on hand-held transparency signs in image.
Source identifier: ILN (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Content: Parade of "M'Clellanites" near Union Square during the 1864 presidential election. "Conspicuous in the procession were a number of large waggons, draped with the national flag and hung around with Chinese lanterns and other luminous objects. So crowded were these vehicles that they resembled moving pyramids of acrobats." "I noticed one of them with a large stuffed eagle mounted over it upon rods, in a position intended to represent the sweeping soar of that noble bird."--from source periodical.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 18 x 24 cm. (7 x 9 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1615236
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17095060
Barcode: 33333159154588
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eb7db290-c55c-012f-2707-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1811: Creator Born
  • 1864: Issued
  • 1875: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Presidential electioneering in New York--torchlight procession of the M'Clellan party." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1864-10-15. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd0f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Presidential electioneering in New York--torchlight procession of the M'Clellan party." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd0f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1864-10-15). Presidential electioneering in New York--torchlight procession of the M'Clellan party. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd0f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Presidential electioneering in New York--torchlight procession of the M'Clellan party.