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Burial of Braddock.

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Names
Lossing & Barritt (Wood-engraver)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

American History -- 1750s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1883
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-175
Topics
Braddock, Edward, 1695?-1755
United States -- 1750-1759
Military personnel -- British -- United States -- 1750-1759
Funeral rites & ceremonies -- United States -- 1750-1759
Gravedigging -- United States -- 1750-1759
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Torches
Genres
Conjectural works
Notes
Content : George Washington reading the funeral service for Braddock by torchlight. Braddock was buried in the middle of a road to conceal his remains from desecration by the enemy.

Source note: Family history of the United States from the discovery of the American continent to the present time. (Hartford, Connecticut : Belknap, 1883) Lossing, Benson John (1813-1891), Author.
Physical Description
Form: Wood engravings ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: 1 print : b ; 21 x 12 cm. (8 1/4 x 4 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1677143
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17613315
Barcode : 33333159309075
UUID: ee5fcdb0-c52f-012f-e56a-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1883: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Burial of Braddock." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1883. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f4a1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Burial of Braddock." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 22, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f4a1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1883). Burial of Braddock. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f4a1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Burial of Braddock.