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Desk used by Washington, as President, when Philadelphia was the national capital.

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Title
Desk used by Washington, as President, when Philadelphia was the national capital.
Collection

"The Pageant of America" Collection

v.13 - The American spirit in architecture

(unpublished photographs)

Colonial furniture and decor (part I).

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860 - 1920 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Topics
Desks
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: [Many photographs are accompanied by typewritten descriptive texts, also contained in the folder.]
Content: [Handwritten on verso] In the collection of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa.
Physical Description
Extent: 19.5 x 24.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2fbbafd0-c618-012f-0531-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1860: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Desk used by Washington, as President, when Philadelphia was the national capital." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 - 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-509b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Desk used by Washington, as President, when Philadelphia was the national capital." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 25, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-509b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1860 - 1920). Desk used by Washington, as President, when Philadelphia was the national capital. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-509b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Desk used by Washington, as President, when Philadelphia was the national capital.