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New York City--Scenes And Incidents In The Prize Baby Show.

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805639
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Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Life -- 1800s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1877
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Lif-18
Topics
Manners & customs -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1800-1899
Women -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1870-1879
Contests -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1870-1879
Infants -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1870-1879
Mothers & children -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1870-1879
Voting -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1870-1879
Notes
Content : Printed on border: "Held at Midget Hall, Fourteenth Street and Fifth Avenue, November 26th to December 1st.--see page 243." Clockwise from top left: "Feeling the baby's legs ; An infantile watch-grabber ; The smallest baby in the show ; Visitors depositing their ballots for the 'prize baby' ; The fattest baby in the show ; A feminine scramble over the smallest baby."

Source identifier: LES (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 37 x 25 cm. (14 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1616195
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17539114
Barcode : 33333159165725
UUID: 907dae70-c55e-012f-a019-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1877: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "New York City--Scenes And Incidents In The Prize Baby Show." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1877. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d749-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "New York City--Scenes And Incidents In The Prize Baby Show." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 6, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d749-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1877). New York City--Scenes And Incidents In The Prize Baby Show. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d749-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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New York City--Scenes And Incidents In The Prize Baby Show.