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Egyptian deities: no better Turkish cigarette can be made

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Title
Egyptian deities: no better Turkish cigarette can be made
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Subjects

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1904 (Inferred)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFH Egy 1
Topics
St. Denis, Ruth, 1880-1968
Cigarettes
Genres
Prints
Posters
Notes
Biographical/historical: Typed caption label on original mat: "This is the actual poster that Ruth St. Denis saw while having an ice cream soda in a Buffalo, New York, drug store. This cigarette poster would act as a catalyst that would create a whole new concept in American dance."
Publications: Ruth St. Denis, an unfinished life : an autobiography / Ruth St. Denis. New York : Harper and brothers, 1939, p. 51-53. Poster reproduced opp. p. 51.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 poster ; 54 x 41 cm.
Description
Poster depicts a bare-breasted woman with a skirt and headdress in ancient Egyptian style, seated in the doorway of a tomb-like monument. At the base of the tomb are stylized flowers and an image of a cigarette box with the text "S. Anargyros famous cigarettes Egyptian Deities."
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY96-F480
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13180426
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 718375f0-2971-0133-e74b-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1904: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Egyptian deities" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1904. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f2ba1500-2987-0133-104d-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Egyptian deities" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f2ba1500-2987-0133-104d-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1904). Egyptian deities Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f2ba1500-2987-0133-104d-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Egyptian deities