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"'Will,' Said Lieutenant-Governor De Lancey, Meeting Him In The Street One Day, 'You Would Be The Cleverest Fellow In The World If You Were Only One Of Us.' 'I Will Try To Be A Clever Fellow, And Not Be One Of You,' Was The Laconic Reply."

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Names
Clement, E., engraver (Engraver)
Reinhart, Charles Stanley (1844-1896) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Costume -- 1700s -- American

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1877 - 1896
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC COSTU-17-Am
Topics
Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1700-1799
Hats -- 1750-1759
De Lancey, James, 1703-1760
Americans -- Clothing & dress -- 1750-1759
Men -- Clothing & dress -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1750-1759
Notes
Content : Title from folder.

Content : Written on border: "Freedom, of education from religious control."

Source note: History of the city of New York : its origin, rise and progress. (New York : Barnes, 1877-1896) Lamb, Martha J. (Martha Joanna) (1829-1893), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 15 x 20 cm. (5 3/4 x 8 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1635702
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17119638
Barcode : 33333159196274
UUID: 5a8add40-c540-012f-c09b-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. ""'Will,' Said Lieutenant-Governor De Lancey, Meeting Him In The Street One Day, 'You Would Be The Cleverest Fellow In The World If You Were Only One Of Us.' 'I Will Try To Be A Clever Fellow, And Not Be One Of You,' Was The Laconic Reply."" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1877 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-e060-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. ""'Will,' Said Lieutenant-Governor De Lancey, Meeting Him In The Street One Day, 'You Would Be The Cleverest Fellow In The World If You Were Only One Of Us.' 'I Will Try To Be A Clever Fellow, And Not Be One Of You,' Was The Laconic Reply."" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-e060-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1877 - 1896). "'Will,' Said Lieutenant-Governor De Lancey, Meeting Him In The Street One Day, 'You Would Be The Cleverest Fellow In The World If You Were Only One Of Us.' 'I Will Try To Be A Clever Fellow, And Not Be One Of You,' Was The Laconic Reply." Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-e060-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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"'Will,' Said Lieutenant-Governor De Lancey, Meeting Him In The Street One Day, 'You Would Be The Cleverest Fellow In The World If You Were Only One Of Us.' 'I Will Try To Be A Clever Fellow, And Not Be One Of You,' Was The Laconic Reply."