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Mrs. Austin And The Bear.

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Title
Mrs. Austin And The Bear.
Names
Byram, Joseph H. (Wood-engraver)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Pioneer Life

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1856
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC PIO
Topics
Pioneers
Borders (Ornament Areas)
Frontier & pioneer life
Bears -- Ohio
Swine -- Ohio
Pioneers -- Ohio -- Geneva
Shooting -- Ohio -- Geneva
Austin, John, Mrs.
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "One of the great and almost insurmountable difficulties attendant upon the settlement of a new country is that of rearing farm stock, and preserving it from the attacks of wild beasts." "A Mrs. John Austin, of Geneva Township, one day, while her husband was absent from home, was alarmed by the sound of an unusual commotion among her pigs, and looking in the direction fo the sty, which stood just back of the cabin, she beheld a bear just in the act of climbing over the enclosure among a group of three or four promising shoats..." Includes additional text.
Source identifier: 11538 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 26 x 19 cm. (10 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1679997
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17617175
Barcode: 33333159339007
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 674dd950-c561-012f-44b9-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1856: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Mrs. Austin And The Bear." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1856. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3166-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Mrs. Austin And The Bear." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3166-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1856). Mrs. Austin And The Bear. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3166-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Mrs. Austin And The Bear.