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Title
Boy searching for coins in gutter
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

African-American Illustrations

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1850 - 1880 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AFRA-Ill
Topics
African Americans
Money
African Americans -- Children
Boys -- United States
Coins
Gutters (Streets)
Searching
Genres
Cartoons (Commentary)
Notes
Content: "Little negro (on pavement)--'Say, Henry, what are you doin' in dar?' Henry (in gutter)--'Doin! What I doin'! Why I knows a feller what found a cent in dis werry gutter last year; dat's what I doin.'"--caption.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 13 x 13 cm (5 x 5 1/4 in.)
Foxing on image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17180934
Barcode: 33333159329891
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e0e82740-c52e-012f-3d69-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1850: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Boy searching for coins in gutter" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1850 - 1880. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fbe1-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. "Boy searching for coins in gutter" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 15, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fbe1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1850 - 1880). Boy searching for coins in gutter Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fbe1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Boy searching for coins in gutter