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Reading of Declaration of Independence at City Hall in Wall Street

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Title
Reading of Declaration of Independence at City Hall in Wall Street
Additional title: Burning the king's coat of arms

Names
Bobbett, Albert (ca. 1824-1888 or 9) (Wood-engraver)
Fredericks, Alfred (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- 1700s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1880
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-17
Topics
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
New York (N.Y.) -- 1700-1799
Crowds -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1770-1779
Demonstrations -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1770-1779
United States. Declaration of Independence
Genres
Conjectural works
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "Thousands of the principal inhabitants of the city and county listened to the reading of the document with rapturous approbation. Find at the same time the King's coat-of-arms was brought from the court-room and burned amid thrilling cheers." "Page 93." Written on border: "NYC (c1880)"
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 13 x 20 cm. (5 1/4 x 8 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1611575
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17534151
Barcode : 33333159140660
UUID: 1fe11a70-c559-012f-a78f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1824: Creator Born
  • 1880: Issued
  • 1888: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Reading of Declaration of Independence at City Hall in Wall Street" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1880. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2bf4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Reading of Declaration of Independence at City Hall in Wall Street" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2bf4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1880). Reading of Declaration of Independence at City Hall in Wall Street Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2bf4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Reading of Declaration of Independence at City Hall in Wall Street