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Floating Theatre : "Temple of the Muses," New York.

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1600687
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Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Theatres -- 1899 & Earlier

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1845
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-The-18
Topics
Theaters -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1840-1849
City & town life -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1840-1849
Showboats
Genres
Wood engravings
Notes
Content : Title from folder.

Content : In 1845, an old sidewheeler steamboat was converted into a floating theater and named "Temple of the Muses". Written on border: "May 7, 1845"

Source identifier: Iln (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 12 x 15.8 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1617006
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17097137
UUID: 6882fa60-c560-012f-8c2f-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1845: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Floating Theatre : "Temple of the Muses," New York." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-b934-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Floating Theatre : "Temple of the Muses," New York." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-b934-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1845). Floating Theatre : "Temple of the Muses," New York. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-b934-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Floating Theatre : "Temple of the Muses," New York.