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Title
Mine oysters - Dredging boats in the Chesapeake.
Names
Dalziel, John (1822-1869) (Wood-engraver)
Sheppard, William Ludwell (1833-1912) (Artist)
Collection

Harper's weekly.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1872-03-16
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)
Oystering
African American fishers
Oystercatcher
Boats -- American -- 1800-1899
Notes
Content: Alt. titles: Harper's weekly; HarpWeek; African-American Press Preservation Project, State Historical Society, Wisconsin; Accession via http://app.harpweek.com
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dc138fc0-c616-012f-5a29-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1822: Creator Born
  • 1869: Creator Died
  • 1872: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Mine oysters - Dredging boats in the Chesapeake." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1872-03-16. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bcddb051-df19-1f90-e040-e00a1806337d

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Mine oysters - Dredging boats in the Chesapeake." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 16, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bcddb051-df19-1f90-e040-e00a1806337d

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1872-03-16). Mine oysters - Dredging boats in the Chesapeake. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bcddb051-df19-1f90-e040-e00a1806337d

Wikipedia Citation

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Mine oysters - Dredging boats in the Chesapeake.