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Title
The Jack-Knife
Names
Jones, Alfred, 1819-1900 (Engraver)
Darley, Felix Octavius Carr, 1822-1888 (Artist)
American Bank Note Company (Publisher)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1859
Publisher: American Bank Note Company
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEYI
Shelf locator: 9471
Topics
Bank notes
Genres
Prints
Notes
Acquisition: Gift of Mrs. F.O.C. Darley.
Content: "No. 59" imprinted at lower right.
Physical Description
Engravings
Extent: Plate mark: 2 3/8 x 3 3/4 in. (6 x 9.5 cm)
Description
Steel-engraved bank note
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Photo Order: 56410
TMS ID: 403908
TMS Object Number: 9471
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 79512770-156b-0134-53e9-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1819: Creator Born
  • 1859: Created
  • 1900: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Jack-Knife" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1859. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2dcfa8d0-1608-0134-2542-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Jack-Knife" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2dcfa8d0-1608-0134-2542-00505686a51c

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1859). The Jack-Knife Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2dcfa8d0-1608-0134-2542-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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