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Federal Hall : the seat of Congress

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Title
Federal Hall : the seat of Congress
Names
Smith, Sidney Lawton (1845-1929) (Engraver)
Doolittle, Amos (1754-1832) (Engraver)
Lacour, Peter (fl. 1785-1799) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Federal Hall

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Fed
Topics
City & town halls -- New York (State) -- New York
Federal Hall (New York, N.Y. : 1703-1812)
Federal Hall (New York, N.Y.)
Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Inauguration, 1789
Genres
Views
Reproductive prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Peter Lacour delin." "A. Doolittle Sculpt." "Printed & sold by A Doolittle New Haven, 1790." "Re-engraved on copper by Sidney L. Smith." "The Society of Iconophiles, New York, 1899." "Gott Schutze die Marke."--printed on border.
Content: "Federal Hall and the inauguration of Washington" "Reduced fac-simile of a rare copper-plate engraving by Amos Doolittle, size 12 3/4 x 16 5/8 inches. At present in the possession of Miss Catherine Van R. Bissell of New York."--on label at upper left corner.
Physical Description
Copper engravings
Extent: Plate mark 18 x 13 cm. (7 x 5 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1615254
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17095079
Barcode: 33333159155759
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c7e4f7e0-c55a-012f-05c9-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1845: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1929: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Federal Hall : the seat of Congress" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd97-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Federal Hall : the seat of Congress" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd97-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1899). Federal Hall : the seat of Congress Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd97-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Federal Hall : the seat of Congress