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Title
Secretary-Bird.
Names
Butterworth, C. (Engraver)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

Birds -- Secretary Bird

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893 - 1896
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-Sec
Topics
Birds
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "He was told that at the Cape of Good Hope this bird was known as the 'sagittarius' or archer, from its striding gait being thought to resemble that of a bowman advancing to shoot, but that this name had been corrupted into that of 'secretarius.' " Includes additional text.
Source note: A dictionary of birds. Black, 1893-1896) Gadow, Hans (1855-1928), Author. Newton, Alfred (1829-1907), Author.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1700988
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17198762
Barcode: 33333159372339
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5f057480-c53c-012f-90bb-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Issued (Approximate)
  • 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. "Secretary-Bird." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2a29-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. "Secretary-Bird." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 7, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2a29-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1893 - 1896). Secretary-Bird. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2a29-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Secretary-Bird.