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Six slaves escaping on two horses, 1857.aSix slaves escaping on two horses, 1857

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Title
Six slaves escaping on two horses, 1857.aSix slaves escaping on two horses, 1857
Names
Osler, John (Wood engraver)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

American History -- 1850s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1872
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-185
Topics
Fugitive slaves -- United States -- 1850-1859
Carts & wagons -- United States -- 1850-1859
United States -- 1850-1859
Escapes -- United States -- 1850-1859
Dead persons -- United States -- 1850-1859
Homicides
Underground railroad system
Genres
Conjectural works
Notes
Content: Includes additional text.
Source note: The underground railroad : a record of facts, authentic narratives, letters, etc. (Philadelphia : Porter, 1872) Still, William (1821-1902), Author.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 15 x 13 cm. (5 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17613361
Barcode: 33333159318506
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 91ffafc0-c531-012f-5f1d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1872: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Six slaves escaping on two horses, 1857.aSix slaves escaping on two horses, 1857