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Title
Topsy's first lesson.
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

African-American Life -- 1870s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1876
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AFRA-L-187
Topics
Girls -- United States -- 1870-1879
African Americans -- Social life -- 1870-1879
African Americans -- 1870-1879
Reading -- United States -- 1870-1879
Topsy (Fictitious character)
Genres
Genre photographs
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Copyrighted by M. M. Griswold."--printed on verso. "Copyright Mar. 2, 1876"--stamped on verso. "Lancaster, Ohio."--written on verso.
Content: Title taken from verso.
Physical Description
Albumen prints
Extent: 1 photographic print : sepia ; 16 x 10 cm. (6 x 4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17164846
Barcode: 33333159237862
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 22a7cec0-c52f-012f-c33b-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

  • 1876: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Topsy's first lesson." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1876. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-4015-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. "Topsy's first lesson." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 12, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-4015-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1876). Topsy's first lesson. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-4015-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Topsy's first lesson.