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Waiting for the second table : inmates of the Poor-House on Randall's Island, East River, at New York City, forming in line for dinner.

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Title
Waiting for the second table : inmates of the Poor-House on Randall's Island, East River, at New York City, forming in line for dinner.
Names
Morgan, Matthew Somerville (1839-1890)
Becker, Joseph (1841-1910) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Homes (Institutional)

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1875
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Hom
Topics
Bread & soup lines -- New York (State) -- New York
Institutional care -- New York (State) -- New York
Almshouses -- New York (State) -- New York
Poor persons -- New York (State) -- New York
Randalls Island (N.Y.)
Notes
Content : Printed on border: "sketched by Joseph Becker -- See page 382." Written on border: "Feb. 13, 1875"

Source identifier: LES (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 25 x 36 cm. (10 x 14 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1615914
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17095661
Barcode : 33333159160023
UUID: a29ff190-c55d-012f-c99b-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1839: Creator Born
  • 1875: Issued
  • 1890: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Waiting for the second table : inmates of the Poor-House on Randall's Island, East River, at New York City, forming in line for dinner." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1875. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d354-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Waiting for the second table : inmates of the Poor-House on Randall's Island, East River, at New York City, forming in line for dinner." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 7, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d354-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1875). Waiting for the second table : inmates of the Poor-House on Randall's Island, East River, at New York City, forming in line for dinner. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d354-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Waiting for the second table : inmates of the Poor-House on Randall's Island, East River, at New York City, forming in line for dinner.