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William Varley, alias "Reddy the Blacksmith." Pickpocket, thief and Democratic "regulator." (See appendix.)

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Title
William Varley, alias "Reddy the Blacksmith." Pickpocket, thief and Democratic "regulator." (See appendix.)
Collection

Print Collection portrait file

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William Varley

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1869 (Inferred)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Topics
Public figures
Varley, William, 1834-
Genres
Clippings
Portraits
Notes
Biographical/historical: Varley, William, 1834-: Nickname "Reddy the Blacksmith", one of the Bowery Boys, born in Liverpool to Irish parents, arrived to New York City in 1848 -- https://www.newenglandhistoricalsociety.com/reddy-the-blacksmith-and-his-new-york-bowery-boys-invade-connecticut/, viewed June 19, 2020
Content: Published in The Wig and the Jimmy: or, a leaf in the political history of New York. New York: Published by the Author, 1869, as per Google books, viewed Apr. 26, 2013.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Other local Identifier: Portrait File
Other local Identifier: Portrait file
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 71b5fca0-90b3-0130-f016-58d385a7b928
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

  • 1869: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "William Varley, alias "Reddy the Blacksmith." Pickpocket, thief and Democratic "regulator." (See appendix.)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1869. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a6138e40-93e8-0130-3813-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "William Varley, alias "Reddy the Blacksmith." Pickpocket, thief and Democratic "regulator." (See appendix.)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 15, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a6138e40-93e8-0130-3813-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1869). William Varley, alias "Reddy the Blacksmith." Pickpocket, thief and Democratic "regulator." (See appendix.) Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a6138e40-93e8-0130-3813-58d385a7bbd0

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William Varley, alias "Reddy the Blacksmith." Pickpocket, thief and Democratic "regulator." (See appendix.)