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A "statesman's" retreat--William M. Tweed's penitentiary life on Blackwell's Island.--From sketches by our special artist, Theo. R. Davis.--[See page 934.] Mr. Tweed walks with his private secretary. Mr. Tweed's headquarters. The way the poor friendless convict is treated. Mr. Tweed's sleeping-room. Mr. Tweed's dining-hall. The cell in which the poor friendless convict sleeps.

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A "statesman's" retreat--William M. Tweed's penitentiary life on Blackwell's Island.--From sketches by our special artist, Theo. R. Davis.--[See page 934.] Mr. Tweed walks with his private secretary. Mr. Tweed's headquarters. The way the poor friendless convict is treated. Mr. Tweed's sleeping-room. Mr. Tweed's dining-hall. The cell in which the poor friendless convict sleeps.
Collection

Print Collection portrait file

T

William Marcy Tweed

Imprisonment

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1873 - 1878 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Topics
Public figures
Tweed, William Marcy, 1823-1878
Capture & imprisonment
Genres
Clippings
Portraits
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Other local Identifier: Portrait File
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e62c74b0-d5fb-0130-b348-58d385a7bbd0
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Item timeline of events

  • 1873: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "A "statesman's" retreat--William M. Tweed's penitentiary life on Blackwell's Island.--From sketches by our special artist, Theo. R. Davis.--[See page 934.] Mr. Tweed walks with his private secretary. Mr. Tweed's headquarters. The way the poor friendless convict is treated. Mr. Tweed's sleeping-room. Mr. Tweed's dining-hall. The cell in which the poor friendless convict sleeps." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1873 - 1878. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1490b1f0-dc3b-0130-0c07-58d385a7b928

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "A "statesman's" retreat--William M. Tweed's penitentiary life on Blackwell's Island.--From sketches by our special artist, Theo. R. Davis.--[See page 934.] Mr. Tweed walks with his private secretary. Mr. Tweed's headquarters. The way the poor friendless convict is treated. Mr. Tweed's sleeping-room. Mr. Tweed's dining-hall. The cell in which the poor friendless convict sleeps." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 21, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1490b1f0-dc3b-0130-0c07-58d385a7b928

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1873 - 1878). A "statesman's" retreat--William M. Tweed's penitentiary life on Blackwell's Island.--From sketches by our special artist, Theo. R. Davis.--[See page 934.] Mr. Tweed walks with his private secretary. Mr. Tweed's headquarters. The way the poor friendless convict is treated. Mr. Tweed's sleeping-room. Mr. Tweed's dining-hall. The cell in which the poor friendless convict sleeps. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1490b1f0-dc3b-0130-0c07-58d385a7b928

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A "statesman's" retreat--William M. Tweed's penitentiary life on Blackwell's Island.--From sketches by our special artist, Theo. R. Davis.--[See page 934.] Mr. Tweed walks with his private secretary. Mr. Tweed's headquarters. The way the poor friendless convict is treated. Mr. Tweed's sleeping-room. Mr. Tweed's dining-hall. The cell in which the poor friendless convict sleeps.