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Advertisements for Barnum's American Museum.

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Title
Advertisements for Barnum's American Museum.
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Barnum'S Museum

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1863
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Bar
Topics
Barnum's American Museum
Genres
Advertisements
Notes
Content: "Gen. Tom Thumb and wife, Com. Nutt and Minnie Warren." "The greatest spectral illusion, The ghost." "Extraordinary novelty. Little Minnie Warren, the empress of beauty." "Frank Leslie's Illustrated newspaper E.G. Squire, editor. New York, May 2, 1863."
Source note: A collection of clippings mainly from 19th c. books and periodicals, organized by subject to form a file of more than 150,000 items. Hourvitch, A. R. , Donor. Pictorial Archives , Compiler. Pusch, Reinhold Theodore , Former owner.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 19 x 6 cm. (7 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1610688
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17089937
Barcode: 33333159198361
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 996c3020-c559-012f-a3fd-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1863: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Advertisements for Barnum's American Museum." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1863. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2cf9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Advertisements for Barnum's American Museum." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2cf9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1863). Advertisements for Barnum's American Museum. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2cf9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Advertisements for Barnum's American Museum.