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Title
Burning of Barnum's Museum -- the animals during the fire.
Names
Bispham, Henry Collins (American painter, 1841-1882) (Artist)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

New York City -- Fires -- 1899 & Earlier

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1868-03-21
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Fires-1899 & earlier
Topics
Fires -- New York (State) -- New York -- To 1899
Animals -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1860-1869
Barnum's American Museum -- Fire, 1868
Notes
Source note: A collection of clippings mainly from 19th c. books and periodicals, organized by subject to form a file of more than 150,000 items. Hourvitch, A. R. , Donor. Pictorial Archives , Compiler. Pusch, Reinhold Theodore , Former owner.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 24 x 35 cm. (9 1/4 x 13 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17538233
Barcode: 33333159157656
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 48f37400-c55d-012f-4134-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1841: Creator Born
  • 1868: Issued
  • 1882: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Burning of Barnum's Museum -- the animals during the fire." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1868-03-21. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ce33-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Burning of Barnum's Museum -- the animals during the fire." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 25, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ce33-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1868-03-21). Burning of Barnum's Museum -- the animals during the fire. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ce33-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Burning of Barnum's Museum -- the animals during the fire.