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The Little Dodo (Didunculus Strigirostris).

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The Little Dodo (Didunculus Strigirostris).
Butterworth & Heath (Engraver)
Wood, Thomas W. (Illustrator)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Birds -- Dodo

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1875
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-Dod
Source note: From
Content: Printed on border: "The little dod or dodlet. A great many very interesting additions have recently been made to the collection belonging to the Zöological Society of London, and are now to be seen in their renowned gardens in the Regent's Park. Among them is a bird variously styled the didunculus, dodlet, little dodo, and toothed billed pigeon, the scientific name for which is the didunculus strigirostris, which was brought from the Samoan Islands …" Written on border: "May 15, 1875."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 15 x 20 cm. (5 3/4 x 8 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1693104
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17188894
Barcode: 33333159364807
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f24537a0-c53a-012f-0ec0-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1875: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Little Dodo (Didunculus Strigirostris)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1875. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d5f3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Little Dodo (Didunculus Strigirostris)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 21, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d5f3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1875). The Little Dodo (Didunculus Strigirostris). Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d5f3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Little Dodo (Didunculus Strigirostris).