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Moths, butterflies, and caterpillars

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1856 - 1858
Content: Printed on image: "3540. Silk-worms, moths, &c." "3543. Cocoons of emperor-moth." "3541. Caterpillar of silk-worm." "3545. Network cocoon." "3544. Cocoon of cream-spot tiger-moth." "3537. Spider, and caterpillars of emperor-moth." "3538. Brimstone-moth." "3546. Nest of caterpillars of brown-tail moth." "3539. Caterpillar of goat-moth." "3547. Nest of caterpillars of golden-tail moth." "3535. Black-veined white butterfly." "3533. Suspended caterpillars and chrysalis." "3542. Nest of puss-moth." "3536. Caterpillar of swallow-tailed butterfly." "3534. Chrysalis of tortoiseshell butterfly." Printed on border: "360"
Source note: The pictorial museum of animated nature. (London : Knight, 1856-1858).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 33 x 23 cm. (13 x 9 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17182437
Barcode: 33333159348099
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 76b160e0-c555-012f-8841-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1856: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

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The New York Public Library. "Moths, butterflies, and caterpillars" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1856 - 1858. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2657-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The New York Public Library. "Moths, butterflies, and caterpillars" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2657-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The New York Public Library. (1856 - 1858). Moths, butterflies, and caterpillars Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2657-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Moths, butterflies, and caterpillars