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Harper's Ferry insurrection--Interior of the engine-house, just before the gate is broken down by the storming party--Col. Washington and his associates as captives, held by Brown as hostages.

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Title
Harper's Ferry insurrection--Interior of the engine-house, just before the gate is broken down by the storming party--Col. Washington and his associates as captives, held by Brown as hostages.

Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

American History -- 1850s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1859-11-05
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-185
Topics
Brown, John, 1800-1859
United States -- 1850-1859
Men -- United States -- 1850-1859
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) -- History -- John Brown's Raid, 1859
Captives -- United States -- 1850-1859
Fire stations -- United States -- 1850-1859
Rebellions -- United States -- 1850-1859
Firefighting equipment
Notes
Source identifier: LES (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 17 x 27 cm. (6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1677169
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17613361
Barcode : 33333159318043
UUID: 8c361fa0-c531-012f-a737-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1859: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1859-11-05). Harper's Ferry insurrection--Interior of the engine-house, just before the gate is broken down by the storming party--Col. Washington and his associates as captives, held by Brown as hostages. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f815-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Harper's Ferry insurrection--Interior of the engine-house, just before the gate is broken down by the storming party--Col. Washington and his associates as captives, held by Brown as hostages.