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Land Tortoises In The Zoological Gardens, London.

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Title
Land Tortoises In The Zoological Gardens, London.
Names
Wood, Thomas W. (Illustrator)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Reptiles -- Tortoise

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1875
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC REP-Tor
Topics
Turtles
London Zoo (London, England)
Men -- England -- London
Animal feeding -- England -- London
Notes
Content: Title from folder.
Source note: From
Content: Written on border: "Oct. 23, 1875" Printed on border: "The two large tortoises, living at present in the Zoölogical gardens, belong to a species indigenous and peculiar to Aldabra, a small island, or rather group of small islands, situated in the Indian Ocean, about 180 miles northwest of Madagascar." Includes additional text.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 22 x 21 cm. (8 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1733559
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17681782
Barcode: 33333159416136
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ac6ef4f0-c562-012f-99fc-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1875: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Land Tortoises In The Zoological Gardens, London." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1875. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-08d9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Land Tortoises In The Zoological Gardens, London." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-08d9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1875). Land Tortoises In The Zoological Gardens, London. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-08d9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Land Tortoises In The Zoological Gardens, London.