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Title
Portrait of abolitionist Sojourner Truth, sitting with yarn and knitting needles
Names
J. H. Preiter (Photographer)
Collection

Cartes-de-visite collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1864
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
African Americans
Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883
African American women abolitionists
Spiritualists
Genres
Cartes de visite
Photographs
Portrait photographs
Physical Description
Albumen prints
Extent: 10 x 6 cm ; black and white
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Photo Order: 52648
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 103c1c70-b1e8-0131-0c2f-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1864: Created
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Portrait of abolitionist Sojourner Truth, sitting with yarn and knitting needles" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1864. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/77fc47c0-b1fd-0131-0d5f-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Portrait of abolitionist Sojourner Truth, sitting with yarn and knitting needles" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 14, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/77fc47c0-b1fd-0131-0d5f-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1864). Portrait of abolitionist Sojourner Truth, sitting with yarn and knitting needles Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/77fc47c0-b1fd-0131-0d5f-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Portrait of abolitionist Sojourner Truth, sitting with yarn and knitting needles