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Cassowaries.

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820286
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Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Birds -- Cassowary

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1833
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-Cas
Topics
Birds
Cassowaries
Notes
Content : Printed on border: "The wood-cut adjoined to this article represents the male cassowary, and has been drawn from specimens in the Surrey Zoological Gardens. This scarce and remarkable bird (the Struthis casuarius of Linnæus) is found in India, and the most eastern part of the old continent." "The wild cassowary feeds on fruits, tender roots, and occasionally on the young of small animals." Written on border; "Sept. 28, 1833" Includes additional text.

Source identifier: PENNY (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 22 x 17 cm. (8 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1693087
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17633715
Barcode : 33333159363163
UUID: b5fd6330-c53a-012f-93e5-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1833: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Cassowaries." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1833. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d565-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Cassowaries." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d565-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1833). Cassowaries. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d565-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Cassowaries.