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Execution Of Captain Henry Wirz -- Adjusting The Rope.

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814466
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Names
Gardner, Alexander (1821-1882) (Photographer)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Punishments -- Hanging

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1865
Date Issued: 1865
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC PUNI-Han
Topics
Executioners
Punishment & torture
Hangings (Executions)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Military personnel -- Washington (D.C.) -- 1860-1869
Wirz, Henry, 1823?-1865
Gallows -- Washington (D.C.) -- 1860-1869
Notes
Content : Title from folder.

Content : Printed on border: "Photographer by Gardner." Written on mount: "Nov. 25, 1865"

Source identifier: HW (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1746902
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17252193
Barcode : 33333159446133
UUID: 2541fb10-c562-012f-a8fb-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1821: Creator Born
  • 1865: Created (Approximate)
  • 1882: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Execution Of Captain Henry Wirz -- Adjusting The Rope." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1865 - 1865. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1d5f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Execution Of Captain Henry Wirz -- Adjusting The Rope." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 24, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1d5f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1865 - 1865). Execution Of Captain Henry Wirz -- Adjusting The Rope. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1d5f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Execution Of Captain Henry Wirz -- Adjusting The Rope.