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Title
View in the ruins of the Alamo.
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

American History -- 1820s-1830s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1857
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-182
Topics
United States -- 1800-1899
Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.) -- 1830-1839
Ruins -- Texas -- San-Antonio -- 1830-1839
Historic sites
Missions
Notes
Content: Printed on border: " 'Never, in the world's history, had defense been more heroic ; it has scarcely been equaled, save at the Pass of Thermopylæ.' "
Source note: The great West : containing narratives of the most important and interesting events in Western history. (New York : Geo. F. Tuttle, 1857) Howe, Henry (1816-1893), Author.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Hand colored.
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 20 x 14 cm. (8 x 5 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1677167
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17613357
Barcode: 33333159316997
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5a3096a0-c531-012f-bdc4-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1857: 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. "View in the ruins of the Alamo." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1857. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f7a4-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. "View in the ruins of the Alamo." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 17, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f7a4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1857). View in the ruins of the Alamo. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f7a4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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View in the ruins of the Alamo.