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View of the lunatic asylum and mad house, on Blackwell's Island, New York.

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Title
View of the lunatic asylum and mad house, on Blackwell's Island, New York.
Names
Wade, William (fl. 1844-1852) (Artist)
Peirce, William J. (Engraver)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Homes (Institutional)

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1853
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Hom
Topics
Institutional care -- New York (State) -- New York
Mental institutions -- New York (State) -- New York
Mentally ill persons -- New York (State) -- New York
Notes
Source note: Ballou''s pictorial drawing-room companion. (Boston : M. M. Ballou, 1854-1859).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 17 x 24 cm. (6 3/4 x 9 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1615914
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17095661
Barcode: 33333159160155
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a2360810-c55d-012f-44d5-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1853: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "View of the lunatic asylum and mad house, on Blackwell's Island, New York." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1853. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d355-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "View of the lunatic asylum and mad house, on Blackwell's Island, New York." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d355-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1853). View of the lunatic asylum and mad house, on Blackwell's Island, New York. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d355-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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View of the lunatic asylum and mad house, on Blackwell's Island, New York.