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Their first box of parlor matches.

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Title
Their first box of parlor matches.
Names
Newell, Peter (1862-1924) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

African-American Illustrations

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1892
Date Issued: 1893-01
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AFRA-Ill
Topics
African Americans
Matches
Fire
African Americans -- Women
African Americans -- Men
African Americans -- Children
Children and adults -- United States
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "Paterfamilias. 'You chillun keep back deah! You want you' heads blowed off'n you shouldus?'" Written on border: "Jan. 1893." Signature on image: "P. Newell 92, N.Y."
Source note: Harper''s magazine. (New York : Harper Brothers, 1850-).
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 1 print : b ; 14 x 13 cm. (5 1/2 x 5 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1686814
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17180934
Barcode: 33333159329776
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f0c97e80-c52e-012f-33b7-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Creator Born
  • 1892: Created (Approximate)
  • 1924: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Their first box of parlor matches." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892 - 1893. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fbd5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Their first box of parlor matches." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fbd5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1892 - 1893). Their first box of parlor matches. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fbd5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Their first box of parlor matches.