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Coontown sketches.

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Coontown sketches.
Kemble, E. W. (Edward Windsor) (1861-1933) (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

African-American Cartoons

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899-03-16
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AFRA-Car
African Americans
Basins (Containers)
African Americans -- Children -- 1890-1899
African Americans -- Men -- 1890-1899
African Americans -- Women -- 1890-1899
Cartoons (Commentary)
Content: Written on border: "Mar. 16, 1899." Printed on border: "Parson Featherly: De lawd hab took yo' husband' an' lef' yo' wid six chilluns; but 'membah, sistah, dat dar's some good in all de lawd does. "I does, Pahson. I realizes foh."
Source identifier: LIFE (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Line photoengravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 12 x 15 cm. (4 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1686811
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17625804
Barcode: 33333159328778
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a6e01ba0-c52e-012f-d436-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1861: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1933: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Coontown sketches." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899-03-16. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fbb9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Coontown sketches." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 22, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fbb9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1899-03-16). Coontown sketches. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fbb9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Coontown sketches.