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Names
Sackett & Wilhelms Litho. & Prt. Co. (Lithographer)
Zimmerman, Eugene, 1862-1935 (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

African-American Cartoons

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897-11-25
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AFRA-Car
Topics
African Americans
Baseball players
Genres
Cartoons (Commentary)
Ethnic stereotypes
Notes
Content : Written on border: "Nov. 25, 1897" Printed on border: "Captain (to batter)--'Look hyar, Jim Jackson ; whad yo' mean by gittin' on youah knees to bat?' " "Jim Jackson-- 'De empiah say ah hab to keep mah feet twelbe inches from de home plate, an' ah kain't reach de plate wid mah bet under dem sukumstances ef ah stan's up.' "

Source identifier: JG (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Form: Lithographs ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 24 x 30 cm. (9 1/4 x 11 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1686811
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17625804
Barcode : 33333159329479
UUID: ae78c930-c52e-012f-6991-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Overcoming a base-ball difficulty." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897-11-25. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fb95-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Overcoming a base-ball difficulty." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 3, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fb95-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1897-11-25). Overcoming a base-ball difficulty. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fb95-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Overcoming a base-ball difficulty.