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The Tree-Creeper.

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The Tree-Creeper.

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Birds -- Creeper

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894 - 1896
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-Cre
Creepers (Birds)
Content : Printed on border: "European tree-creeper (Certhia familiaris). All have the beak relatively long, slender, sharp, and curving downwards; the wings including ten primaries, and the tail consisting of twelve stout and pointed feathers, which are often stiffened to aid climbing. The claws are long and curved; and the metatarsus is scutellated …" Written on border: "1898." Includes additional text. Illegible artist monogram at lower left of image.

Source note: The Royal natural history. Warne, 1894-1896) Lydekker, Richard (1849-1915), Editor.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 17 x 15 cm. (6 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1693093
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17633727
Barcode : 33333159363601
UUID: d2621090-c53a-012f-d546-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1894: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Tree-Creeper." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d59b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Tree-Creeper." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d59b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1896). The Tree-Creeper. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d59b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The Tree-Creeper.