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Birds In Flight, Forced From Their Resting Places By Forest Fires In Long Island, New York.

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Names
Bearse, Maynard (d. 1898) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Birds -- Flight

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1879
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-Fli
Topics
Long Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.)
Birds -- Flight
Disasters -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1870-1879
Smoke -- New York (State) -- New York
Steamboats -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1870-1879
Glaucus (Steamship)
Notes
Content : Printed on border: "New York--singular flight, over Long Island Sound, May 15th, of birds driven from their resting-places by the forest fires on Long Island. From a sketch by Captain Bease, of the Steamer "Glaucus"--See page 235." Written on border: "June 9, 1879"

Source identifier: LES (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 15 x 24 cm. (5 3/4 x 9 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1693124
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17188918
Barcode : 33333159366182
UUID: 24a69880-c53b-012f-d5c3-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1879: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Birds In Flight, Forced From Their Resting Places By Forest Fires In Long Island, New York." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1879. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d91e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Birds In Flight, Forced From Their Resting Places By Forest Fires In Long Island, New York." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d91e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1879). Birds In Flight, Forced From Their Resting Places By Forest Fires In Long Island, New York. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d91e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Birds In Flight, Forced From Their Resting Places By Forest Fires In Long Island, New York.