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Slave Traveling Atop A Train, 1857.

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Title
Slave Traveling Atop A Train, 1857.
Names
Coler (Engraver)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Slavery -- United States

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1872
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC SLAVE-US
Topics
Slaves -- United States
Colburn, Jeremiah, 1815-1891
Fugitive slaves -- United States -- 1850-1859
Railroads -- United States -- 1850-1859
Underground Railroad -- United States -- 1850-1859
Notes
Content : Written on border: "Escaping from Baltimore, 1857 on top of a car." Includes additonal text

Source identifier: 11097 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 14 x 13 cm. (5 1/2 x 5 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1660649
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17594466
Barcode : 33333159334750
UUID: 7e4e6880-c563-012f-7bfd-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1872: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Slave Traveling Atop A Train, 1857." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1872. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-408a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Slave Traveling Atop A Train, 1857." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 10, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-408a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1872). Slave Traveling Atop A Train, 1857. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-408a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Slave Traveling Atop A Train, 1857.