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The Tree-Creeper.

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The Tree-Creeper.

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Birds -- Creeper

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894 - 1896
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-Cre
Creepers (Birds)
Content: Printed on border: "European tree-creeper (Certhia familiaris). All have the beak relatively long, slender, sharp, and curving downwards; the wings including ten primaries, and the tail consisting of twelve stout and pointed feathers, which are often stiffened to aid climbing. The claws are long and curved; and the metatarsus is scutellated …" Written on border: "1898." Includes additional text. Illegible artist monogram at lower left of image.
Source note: The Royal natural history. Warne, 1894-1896) Lydekker, Richard (1849-1915), Editor.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 17 x 15 cm. (6 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1693093
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17633727
Barcode: 33333159363601
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d2621090-c53a-012f-d546-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1894: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Tree-Creeper." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d59b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Tree-Creeper." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 16, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d59b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1896). The Tree-Creeper. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d59b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The Tree-Creeper.