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Waiting for the second table : inmates of the Poor-House on Randall's Island, East River, at New York City, forming in line for dinner

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Title
Waiting for the second table : inmates of the Poor-House on Randall's Island, East River, at New York City, forming in line for dinner
Names
Morgan, Matthew Somerville, 1839-1890 (Delineator)
Becker, Joseph, 1841-1910 (Artist)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

New York City -- Homes (Institutional)

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1875-02-13
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Hom
Topics
Bread & soup lines -- New York (State) -- New York
Institutional care -- New York (State) -- New York
Almshouses -- New York (State) -- New York
Poor persons -- New York (State) -- New York
Randalls Island (N.Y.)
Cold
Snow
Queues
Genres
Genre prints
Periodical illustrations
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Sketched by Joseph Becker"--printed on border.
Source identifier: LES (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 25 x 36 cm (10 x 14 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17095661
Barcode: 33333159160023
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a29ff190-c55d-012f-c99b-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

  • 1839: Creator Born
  • 1875: Issued
  • 1890: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Waiting for the second table : inmates of the Poor-House on Randall's Island, East River, at New York City, forming in line for dinner" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1875-02-13. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d354-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Waiting for the second table : inmates of the Poor-House on Randall's Island, East River, at New York City, forming in line for dinner" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d354-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1875-02-13). Waiting for the second table : inmates of the Poor-House on Randall's Island, East River, at New York City, forming in line for dinner Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d354-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Waiting for the second table : inmates of the Poor-House on Randall's Island, East River, at New York City, forming in line for dinner