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Title
Frontispiece: Mrs. Seacole's Hotel in the Crimea
Collection

Wonderful adventures of Mrs. Seacole in many lands

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1857
Place: London
Publisher: J. Blackwood
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare B 07-2
Topics
Hotels -- Crimean War, 1853-1856
Genres
Frontispieces
Physical Description
Extent: 7 1/4" x 6 1/4"
Two page frontispiece in black and white (image spreads over two adjoining pages).
Description
Black and white drawing of a hotel in the Crimea. Image shows soldiers and a woman (presumably Mrs. Seacole) in a general store or cafe.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16549668
Photo Order: 62947
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a40bbae0-64b4-0139-19dd-0242ac110003
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

  • 1857: Issued
  • 2021: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Frontispiece" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1857. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a4b118c0-64b4-0139-ce86-0242ac110003

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Frontispiece" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 21, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a4b118c0-64b4-0139-ce86-0242ac110003

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1857). Frontispiece Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a4b118c0-64b4-0139-ce86-0242ac110003

Wikipedia Citation

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Frontispiece