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Title
[Slave traveling atop a train, 1857]
Names
Coler (Engraver)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

Slavery -- United States

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1872
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC SLAVE-US
Topics
Slaves -- United States
Colburn, Jeremiah, 1815-1891
Fugitive slaves -- United States -- 1850-1859
Railroads -- United States -- 1850-1859
Underground Railroad -- United States -- 1850-1859
Genres
Prints
Notes
Content: Written on border: "Escaping from Baltimore, 1857 on top of a car." Includes additonal text
Source note: The underground railroad : a record of facts, authentic narratives, letters, etc. (Philadelphia : Porter, 1872) Still, William (1821-1902), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 14 x 13 cm. (5 1/2 x 5 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17594466
Barcode: 33333159334750
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7e4e6880-c563-012f-7bfd-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

  • 1872: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[Slave traveling atop a train, 1857]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1872. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-408a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[Slave traveling atop a train, 1857]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 18, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-408a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1872). [Slave traveling atop a train, 1857] Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-408a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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[Slave traveling atop a train, 1857]