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

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Title
Floating Theatre : "Temple of the Muses," New York.
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
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6882fa60-c560-012f-8c2f-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1845: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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 December 4, 2016. 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

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