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The New York Detention-Room, Ellis Island.

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Title
The New York Detention-Room, Ellis Island.
Names
Peters, G. W. (Artist)
Collins, R. C. (Engraver)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Ellis Island

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Ell
Topics
Ellis Island (N.J. and N.Y.)
Men -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1800-1899
Children -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1800-1899
Women -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1800-1899
Detention facilities -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1800-1899
Emigration & immigration -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1800-1899
Notes
Content: Artist's signature printed on image. Printed on border: "Drawn by G.W. Peters plate engraved by R.C. Collins." Written on border: "Feb 1898."
Source note: Century magazine. (New York : The Century Co., 1870-).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 14 x 20 cm. (5 1/2 x 8 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1615243
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17538108
Barcode: 33333159155163
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c1b52a10-c55a-012f-3a57-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The New York Detention-Room, Ellis Island." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd52-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The New York Detention-Room, Ellis Island." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd52-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1898). The New York Detention-Room, Ellis Island. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd52-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The New York Detention-Room, Ellis Island.