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Lear Green escaping in a chest, 1850s, by Underground Railroad

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Title
Lear Green escaping in a chest, 1850s, by Underground Railroad
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

African-American History -- 1801s-1850s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1872 (Inferred)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AFRA-H-180
Topics
Fugitive slaves -- United States -- 1850-1859
African Americans -- History -- 1800-1899
African Americans -- Women -- 1850-1859
Chests -- 1850-1859
Underground Railroad -- 1850-1859
Green, Lear
Genres
Illustrations
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 21 x 13 cm. (8 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17594435
Barcode: 33333159330832
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bac2e650-c52e-012f-e07b-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

  • 1872: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Lear Green escaping in a chest, 1850s, by Underground Railroad" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1872. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fc20-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. "Lear Green escaping in a chest, 1850s, by Underground Railroad" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fc20-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1872). Lear Green escaping in a chest, 1850s, by Underground Railroad Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fc20-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Lear Green escaping in a chest, 1850s, by Underground Railroad