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Title
Advertisements for Barnum's American Museum.
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

New York City -- Barnum'S Museum

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1863
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Bar
Topics
Barnum's American Museum
Genres
Advertisements
Notes
Content: "Gen. Tom Thumb and wife, Com. Nutt and Minnie Warren." "The greatest spectral illusion, The ghost." "Extraordinary novelty. Little Minnie Warren, the empress of beauty." "Frank Leslie's Illustrated newspaper E.G. Squire, editor. New York, May 2, 1863."
Source note: A collection of clippings mainly from 19th c. books and periodicals, organized by subject to form a file of more than 150,000 items. Hourvitch, A. R. , Donor. Pictorial Archives , Compiler. Pusch, Reinhold Theodore , Former owner.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 19 x 6 cm. (7 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1610688
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17089937
Barcode: 33333159198361
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 996c3020-c559-012f-a3fd-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

  • 1863: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Advertisements for Barnum's American Museum." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1863. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2cf9-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. "Advertisements for Barnum's American Museum." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 12, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2cf9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1863). Advertisements for Barnum's American Museum. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2cf9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2cf9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (still image) Advertisements for Barnum's American Museum., (1863) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=April 12, 2021 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Advertisements for Barnum's American Museum.