History of American conspiracies: a record of treason, insurrection, rebellion &c., in the United States of America, from 1760 to 1860

Collection Data

Names
Victor, Orville J. (Orville James), 1827-1910 (Author)
Torrey, James D (Publisher)
Chapin, John Reuben, 1823-1894 (Illustrator)
Goater, John H (Illustrator)
White, George G.(George Gorgas), -1898 (Illustrator)
Herrick, Henry Walker, 1824-1906 (Illustrator)
Darley, Felix Octavius Carr, 1822-1888 (Illustrator)
Thew, Robert (Engraver)
Rogers, John, approximately 1808-approximately 1888 (Engraver)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1863
Place: New York
Publisher: James D. Torrey, publisher, 13 Spruce Street
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 973-V (Victor, O. J. History of American conspiracies)
Topics
Conspiracies -- History -- United States
Treason -- History -- United States
Insurgency -- History -- United States
Slaves -- History -- United States
Slave insurrections -- History -- United States
United States -- History -- 1783-1865
Genres
Books
Illustrations
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by Orville J. Victor, author of "History (civil, political and military,) of the southern rebellion."
Content: "Entered, according to act of Congress, in the year 1863, by James D. Torrey, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York."--copyright statement, verso of title page.
Content: With added engraved title page.
Content: Leaves of plates included in pagination.
Content: Last page blank.
Creation/production credits: Steel plate illustrations designed by John R. Chapin, John H. Goater, Geo. G. White, H.W. Herrick and Felix O.C. Darley, and engraved by R. Thew and John Rogers.
Content: Includes bibliographical references.
Acquisition: Sc Rare 973-V Purchase; Arthur A. Schomburg; 1926; B593601. NN
Ownership: Copy in Sc Rare 973-V (accession no. B593601) inscribed: in ink on title page "A. Schomburg." ; With the bookplate: The Arthur A. Schomburg Negro Collection, The New York Public Library Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations. This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926. NN
Physical Description
Extent: Xii, [1], 26-579, [1] p., :ill., map, ports., fascims. ;24 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 02007558
RLIN/OCLC: 586078
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15262566
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2febbc70-6082-0137-9ffa-5f83c668b6ad
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