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Shade Attachment For Plows.

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Shade Attachment For Plows.
Ten Eyck, Richard (Wood-engraver)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Umbrellas & Parasols

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1875
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC UMB
Men -- Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1870-1879
Farmers -- United States -- 1870-1879
Plowing -- United States -- 1870-1879
Plows -- 1870-1879
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Content: Printed on image: "Ten Eyck=sc.-N.Y." Printed on border: "Every farmer who has trudged after a plow under a hot sun has doubtless wished for just some such an invention as that illustrated in the annexed engraving. It is simply an attachment readily applied to any convenient portion of the plow, the object of which is to support an umbrella and to allow of the same being adjusted so as always to throw its shade upon the plowman … This invention was patented through the Scinetific American Patent Agency, October 27, 1874, to Jefferson G. Darby, of Fort Motte, S.C." Written on border: "Jan. 9, 1875."
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1711784
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17212439
Barcode: 33333159385943
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3340d2b0-c565-012f-e63a-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

  • 1875: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Shade Attachment For Plows." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1875. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3382-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Shade Attachment For Plows." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 16, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3382-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1875). Shade Attachment For Plows. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3382-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Shade Attachment For Plows.