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The white man’s appliances

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Title
The white man’s appliances
Names
Beard, Daniel Carter (1850-1941) (Artist)
Collection

[Illustrations for Mark Twain's "Following the Equator" (1897). Original drawings]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1897 (Questionable)
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Notes
Content: Illustration for Following the Equator. Ch. XXI, p. 208. Reduced to miniature in published text. Shows white man in pith helmet smoking cigarette and holding revolver, offering an Australian aboriginal a large tray or shield on which are piled a scourge, manacles, tobacco, whiskey, disease, and a gallows; the aboriginal is holding boomerang, and looking at the offering with anger and disdain.
Statement of responsibility: by Daniel Carter Beard
Physical Description
Extent: Gouache ; 32” x 40” (artwork: 22.5” x 28.7”)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d6f91560-c624-012f-7fdb-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

  • 1850: Creator Born
  • 1897: Created
  • 1941: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "The white man’s appliances" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/889f10b1-6d4c-dbc5-e040-e00a18064481

Chicago/Turabian Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "The white man’s appliances" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 23, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/889f10b1-6d4c-dbc5-e040-e00a18064481

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1897). The white man’s appliances Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/889f10b1-6d4c-dbc5-e040-e00a18064481

Wikipedia Citation

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The white man’s appliances