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Giuseppe Garibaldi, "Liberator Of Italy."

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Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Personalities -- Garibaldi

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1882 or 1883
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Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC P. Garibaldi
Garibaldi, Giuseppe, 1807-1882
Hats -- 1800-1899
Men -- Clothing & dress -- Italy -- 1800-1899
Content: Printed on border: "Frank Leslie's Illustrated family almanac for 1883." "An historic character has passed from the stage in the death of Giuseppe Garibaldi, which occurred at his island home of Caprera on the 2d of June, 1882. The son of a poor sailor, Garibaldi was born at Nice, July 4th, 1806, and took to the sea when he was but a youth. As he grew to manhood he became interested in Italian history and politics, and in 1833 he joined the secret society of which Mazzini was the leader. In the following year he compromised himself by taking part in a futile revolutionary outbreak at Genoa, and had to flee from the city disguised as a peasant. He next made his appearance in South America, and when the republic of Rio Grande declared its independence of Brazil, he went to the aid of the struggling province. He fought bravely on sea and land with a band of his countrymen, was wounded, captured by the Brazilians, imprisoned and subjected to torture. In 1843 he became chief of the naval forces of the Republicans of Montevideo, consisting of three miserable sloops, and had to fight the squadron of Dictator Rosas under Admiral Brown. Garibaldi had married then a Creole of the province of Sainte Catherine, …"
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1686836
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17180967
Barcode: 33333159341029
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ae361ac0-c561-012f-950f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1882: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Giuseppe Garibaldi, "Liberator Of Italy."" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1882 or 1883. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-324b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Giuseppe Garibaldi, "Liberator Of Italy."" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-324b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1882 or 1883). Giuseppe Garibaldi, "Liberator Of Italy." Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-324b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Giuseppe Garibaldi, "Liberator Of Italy."