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Portrait of teacher Laura M. Towne, a founder of the Penn School, with students Dick, Maria and Amoretta.

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Title
Portrait of teacher Laura M. Towne, a founder of the Penn School, with students Dick, Maria and Amoretta.
Collection

Education

Education - 19th Century

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1866-02
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Education
Topics
Education
African Americans -- Education
Genres
Photographs
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): 16173907
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9db86d10-c6b2-012f-4e89-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1866: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Portrait of teacher Laura M. Towne, a founder of the Penn School, with students Dick, Maria and Amoretta." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1866. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/83d465d0-73ab-0e4a-e040-e00a18060754

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Portrait of teacher Laura M. Towne, a founder of the Penn School, with students Dick, Maria and Amoretta." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 30, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/83d465d0-73ab-0e4a-e040-e00a18060754

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1866). Portrait of teacher Laura M. Towne, a founder of the Penn School, with students Dick, Maria and Amoretta. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/83d465d0-73ab-0e4a-e040-e00a18060754

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Portrait of teacher Laura M. Towne, a founder of the Penn School, with students Dick, Maria and Amoretta.