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Title
Two slave drivers and a backwoodsman with his rifle.
Names
Hall, Basil (1788-1844) (Artist)
Lizars, W. H. (William Home) (1788-1859 ) (Engraver)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

African-American Life

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1829
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AFRA-L
Topics
African Americans
Rifles -- 1800-1899
Men -- Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1800-1899
African Americans -- Social life
African Americans -- South Carolina -- 1800-1899
African Americans -- Georgia -- 1800-1899
Slaves -- Georgia -- 1800-1899
Slaves -- South Carolina -- 1800-1899
Notes
Content: Title from folder.
Content: Written on border: "South Carolina, Indiana, Georgia." "(1829)"
Physical Description
Etchings
Image has the appearance of a wood engraving, accomplised by etching a metal plate to produce a relief rather than intaglio surface.
Foxing on image.
Extent: 1 print : b ; 13 x 22 cm. (5 x 8 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1674334
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17164835
Barcode: 33333159331756
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f6d10d00-c52e-012f-4036-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1788: Creator Born
  • 1829: Issued
  • 1844: Creator Died
  • 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. "Two slave drivers and a backwoodsman with his rifle." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1829. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-ee06-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. "Two slave drivers and a backwoodsman with his rifle." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 19, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-ee06-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1829). Two slave drivers and a backwoodsman with his rifle. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-ee06-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Two slave drivers and a backwoodsman with his rifle.