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Jonh [i.e. John] Malcom, British commissioner tarred and feathered, Jan. 25, 1774

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Title
Jonh [i.e. John] Malcom, British commissioner tarred and feathered, Jan. 25, 1774
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

American History -- 1770s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1903 (Inferred)
Place: Printed in Germany
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-177
Topics
Fire
United States -- 1770-1779
Spectators
Carts & wagons -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- 1770-1779
Tarring & feathering -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- 1770-1779
Malcom, John, British Commissioner
Punishment & torture -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- 1770-1779
Genres
Conjectural works
Postcards
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Printed in Germany." "Copyright [illegible] No. [6070?], Am. Hist. Art Publ. Co. New York City, 111 E. 14 Str., St. Louis, Mo., 813 Chestnut Str."--printed on border.
Physical Description
Chromolithographs
Extent: 10 x 15 cm (3 3/4 x 6 in.)
Heightened with varnish and gilt.
Description
"The stamp-distributor was hanged in effigy and burnt in a bonfire of the fragments."--printed on border
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17613318
Barcode: 33333159310149
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 193755b0-c530-012f-ef2a-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

  • 1903: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Jonh [i.e. John] Malcom, British commissioner tarred and feathered, Jan. 25, 1774" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1903. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f4f4-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. "Jonh [i.e. John] Malcom, British commissioner tarred and feathered, Jan. 25, 1774" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 27, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f4f4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1903). Jonh [i.e. John] Malcom, British commissioner tarred and feathered, Jan. 25, 1774 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f4f4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Jonh [i.e. John] Malcom, British commissioner tarred and feathered, Jan. 25, 1774