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Lossing & Barritt (Wood engraver)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- 1699 & Earlier

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1855
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-16
New York (N.Y.) -- To 1699
Windmills -- New York (State) -- New York -- To 1699
Carts & wagons -- New York (State) -- New York -- To 1699
Content: "Like most other Dutch villages of former times, the town of New Amsterdam exhibited to the traveler a striking feature in its windmills, which being generally situated on elevated points, towered above the humble edifices of the town, and spread their wings invitingly toward the vagrant breezes."--printed on border.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 17 x 10 cm. (6 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1594464
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17515083
Barcode: 33333159140090
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1c7fdb10-c559-012f-e36c-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

  • 1855: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Windmills." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1855. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2bd4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Windmills." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2bd4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1855). Windmills. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2bd4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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