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Uncle Ben to George D. : "You're pretty good looking, George, but Uncle John will keep you out of the State House this time."

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Title
Uncle Ben to George D. : "You're pretty good looking, George, but Uncle John will keep you out of the State House this time."
Names
Massey & Murphy (Wood-engraver)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

American History -- 1880s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1880 - 1889 (Approximate)
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-1880s
Topics
United States -- 1880-1889
Almshouses -- United States -- 1880-1889
Capitols -- United States -- 1880-1889
Men -- United States -- 1880-1889
Poor persons -- United States -- 1880-1889
Robinson, George D. (George Dexter), 1834-1896
Long, John Davis, 1838-1915
Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1893
Genres
Political cartoons
Notes
Content: Printed on image: "State House" "Lexington" "Poor house" "Presents from George" "Massey & Murphy Boston"
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 30 x 41 cm. (11 3/4 x 16 1/4 in.)
Vertical fold mark at center of image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1677179
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17613375
Barcode: 33333159325980
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3dd89010-c533-012f-b3d1-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1880: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Uncle Ben to George D. : "You're pretty good looking, George, but Uncle John will keep you out of the State House this time."" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1880 - 1889. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ff82-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Uncle Ben to George D. : "You're pretty good looking, George, but Uncle John will keep you out of the State House this time."" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ff82-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1880 - 1889). Uncle Ben to George D. : "You're pretty good looking, George, but Uncle John will keep you out of the State House this time." Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ff82-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Uncle Ben to George D. : "You're pretty good looking, George, but Uncle John will keep you out of the State House this time."