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General Prescott and party aboard a British admiral's ship request a boy to sing a Yankee song.

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Title
General Prescott and party aboard a British admiral's ship request a boy to sing a Yankee song.
Names
Bobbett, Walter (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

American History -- 1778

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1887
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-1778
Topics
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Prescott, Richard, 1725-1788
United States -- 1778
Boys -- Rhode Island -- 1778
Military officers -- Rhode Island -- 1778
Genres
Book illustrations
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "Stories of the Revolution." "59." Written on border: "American Book Co., NY, 1887." Includes additional text.
Physical Description
Line photoengravings
Brown spot on image.
Extent: 1 print : b ; 9 x 11 cm. (3 3/4 x 4 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1677153
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17613332
Barcode: 33333159312939
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 945da550-c530-012f-a43f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1887: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "General Prescott and party aboard a British admiral's ship request a boy to sing a Yankee song." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1887. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f5e3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "General Prescott and party aboard a British admiral's ship request a boy to sing a Yankee song." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f5e3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1887). General Prescott and party aboard a British admiral's ship request a boy to sing a Yankee song. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f5e3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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General Prescott and party aboard a British admiral's ship request a boy to sing a Yankee song.