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View of the penitentiary, at Blackwell's Island, New York Harbor.

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809454
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Names
Major, engraver (Engraver)
Wade, William (fl. 1844-1852) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Prisons

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1853
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Pris
Topics
Prisons -- New York (State) -- New York
Roosevelt Island (New York, N.Y.) -- 1850-1859
Fences -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1850-1859
Gates -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1850-1859
Harbors -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1850-1859
Notes
Source note: Gleason''s pictorial drawing-room companion. (Boston : F. Gleason, 1851-1852).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 16 x 22 cm. (6 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1616569
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17539642
Barcode : 33333159172895
UUID: 99aa5200-c55f-012f-7a40-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1853: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "View of the penitentiary, at Blackwell's Island, New York Harbor." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1853. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2794-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "View of the penitentiary, at Blackwell's Island, New York Harbor." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2794-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1853). View of the penitentiary, at Blackwell's Island, New York Harbor. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2794-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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View of the penitentiary, at Blackwell's Island, New York Harbor.