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Ondatra, Ou Rat Musqué.

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Ondatra, Ou Rat Musqué.
Hildibrand, Henri Théophile (Wood-engraver)
Mesnel, A. (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Animals -- Muskrat

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1870
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC ANI-Musk
Content: Printed on border: "Castor moschatus, Lin. - Dæsman, Buff." "Is about the size of the commn rat : its nose is long and slender, like that of the shrew-mouse; it has no external ears, and its eyes are very small; the tail is compressed sideways, and its hind feet are webbed; it is of a dusky colour; the belly of a light ash." Includes additional text.
Source note: Mammalia : their various orders and habits. (New York : Appleton, 1870) Figuier, Louis (1819-1894), Author.
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1731352
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17234136
Barcode: 33333159400098
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bffdf310-c535-012f-4a29-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1870: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Ondatra, Ou Rat Musqué." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1870. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1207-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Ondatra, Ou Rat Musqué." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 4, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1207-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1870). Ondatra, Ou Rat Musqué. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1207-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Ondatra, Ou Rat Musqué.