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The Manhattan abattoir

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The Manhattan abattoir
Kingsbury, V. L. (Artist)

Wallach Division Picture Collection

New York City -- Industries

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1877
Loading docks -- New York (State) -- New York
Industry -- New York (State) -- New York
Employees -- New York (State) -- New York
Slaughtering and slaughter-houses -- New York (State) -- New York
Beef cattle -- New York (State) -- New York
Meat industry -- New York (State) -- New York
Content: Printed on image: "The company's dock." "Tunnel from dock." "Killing." "Cleaning." "Ice house." "Rendering room." "Sacking for shipment." "Exportation." Printed on border: "From sketches by V.L. Kingsbury. -- [See page 530.]"
Source note: Harper's weekly : a journal of civilization. (New York : Harper' s Weekly Co., 1857-1916).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 36 x 24 cm. (14 x 9 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17539046
Barcode: 33333159164512
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3f985a60-c55e-012f-e342-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1877: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

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The New York Public Library. "The Manhattan abattoir" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1877. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d69b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The New York Public Library. "The Manhattan abattoir" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 7, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d69b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The New York Public Library. (1877). The Manhattan abattoir Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d69b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Manhattan abattoir