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Title
Black woman holding sleeping White baby on her lap
Collection

Schomburg Daguerreotype collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1840 - 1849
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: SCP 186032
Genres
Photographs
Physical Description
Daguerreotypes
Sixth plate daguerreotype; wooden case, embossed areas very worn away
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b22717368
Accession number: NYPL1988.4.36
Collection file number : 88-48-1
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a6c83010-933e-013a-d07f-0242ac110003
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1840: Created (Approximate)
  • 2022: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Black woman holding sleeping White baby on her lap" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1840 - 1849. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a7604e80-933e-013a-3b0b-0242ac110003

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Black woman holding sleeping White baby on her lap" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 28, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a7604e80-933e-013a-3b0b-0242ac110003

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1840 - 1849). Black woman holding sleeping White baby on her lap Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a7604e80-933e-013a-3b0b-0242ac110003

Wikipedia Citation

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Black woman holding sleeping White baby on her lap