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American Patriotic Image.

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[American patriotic image.]

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American Patriotic Image.

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Design -- Patriotic

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1887
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC DESI-Pat
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)
Decoration and ornament
Escutcheons (Heraldry)
Patriotism in art
Content: Title from folder.
Content: Written on border: "Dec. 1887" Printed on image: "U.S. Mail" Printed on border: "There is a little monogram we see where'er we go; it offers us protection against a foreign foe. It stands for light and progress in every foreign clime, and its glory and its greatness are the themes of many a rhyme. … Now, have you guessed the message which these mystic letters bear? Or recognized the untold good they're spreading everywhere echo the joyful tidings, and let the people know that the U.S. of our nation means we use Sapolio." "Copyright E. M. S. Co. 1887." Includes additional text.
Source identifier: PET (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1651854
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17139395
Barcode: 33333159306030
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 720f0240-c550-012f-8a44-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1887: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "American Patriotic Image." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1887. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-157f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "American Patriotic Image." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 22, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-157f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1887). American Patriotic Image. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-157f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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American Patriotic Image.