Portrait of Walt Whitman, 1871

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Title
Portrait of Walt Whitman, 1871
Names
Lion, Oscar (Collector)
Rockwood, George Gardner, 1832-1911 (Photographer)
Collection

Oscar Lion Collection

Portraits of Walt Whitman

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1871
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Topics
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892
Genres
Photographs
Portraits
Gelatin silver prints
Notes
Content: Housed in a leather bound case with an negative of the same image. Title stamped in gold on front cover of case : Wet plate negative of Walt Whitman by Rockwood, New York, 1871, age 52
Citation/reference: Saunders, no. 41
Physical Description
Extent: 14.5 x 10 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
MSS Unit ID: 1767
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 71f6e750-c5d9-012f-29a1-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1871: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Portrait of Walt Whitman, 1871" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1871. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ecec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Portrait of Walt Whitman, 1871" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 18, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ecec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1871). Portrait of Walt Whitman, 1871 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ecec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Portrait of Walt Whitman, 1871