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Men hanging on to a lifeboat beside the sinking Merrimac.

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Title
Men hanging on to a lifeboat beside the sinking Merrimac.
Names
Walker, T. Dart (d. 1914) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

American History -- 1890s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-1890s
Topics
Spanish-American War, 1898
United States -- 1890-1899
Hobson, Richmond Pearson, 1870-1937
Merrimac (Steamer) -- 1890-1899
Shipwrecks -- Cuba -- Santiago de Cuba Bay -- 1890-1899
Scuttling of warships
Genres
Conjectural works
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "...naval-constructor Hobson's heroic exploit in blowing up the collier Merrimac" "Entrance to Santiago Harbor.--by T. Dart Walker"
Source note: Harper''s pictorial history of the Civil War. (Chicago : Star Publishing Co. 1866) Guernsey, Alfred H. (Alfred Hudson) (1824-1902), Author. Alden, Henry Mills , Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 24 x 17 cm. (9 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.)
Tears on image. Bottom corners missing.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1677180
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17168689
Barcode: 33333159327952
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 593e5220-c533-012f-9717-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Men hanging on to a lifeboat beside the sinking Merrimac." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ffd2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Men hanging on to a lifeboat beside the sinking Merrimac." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ffd2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1899). Men hanging on to a lifeboat beside the sinking Merrimac. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ffd2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Men hanging on to a lifeboat beside the sinking Merrimac.