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Title
Little old New York, or "Nothin' doin'."
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

New York City -- Life -- 1901s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1905-10-26
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Lif-190
Topics
City & town life -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1900-1909
Streets -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1900-1909
Crimes -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1900-1909
Victims of crimes
Robberies
Genres
Cartoons (Commentary)
Notes
Source note: Life. New York : Time, Inc., 1883-
Physical Description
Line photoengravings
Extent: 18 x 24 cm (7 x 9 1/2 in.)
Artist's monogram printed on bottom right of image.
Description
"This building is safe. Don't worry. I. M. Hopper" "B. Franklin McGore for Assembly The workingmans friend" "H. Clay Banditti for Senator The Childrens Protector" "When finished kindly turn out gas in bath room" "Burglars in removing goods from these premises are requested not to scratch the wood work--the owner" "When killing the dog, please use chloroform--he is an old pet of the children" "Marriage Bureau Bigamy safely performed" "We have a larger and more complete staff of husbands than any other similar concern" "A. Shyster-heimer bail bonds--see us before you see the police" "Highbinders Pink Tea Parlors" "John Dope Laundry" "Black-hand social club" "Kidnapping a specialty" "Our knock-out drops never fail" "Try our new little giant bomb--any child can use it"--various signs in image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17096084
Barcode: 33333159165980
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b367f880-c55e-012f-66fa-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

  • 1905: Issued
  • 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. "Little old New York, or "Nothin' doin'."" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1905-10-26. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d7c4-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. "Little old New York, or "Nothin' doin'."" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 10, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d7c4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1905-10-26). Little old New York, or "Nothin' doin'." Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d7c4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d7c4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (still image) Little old New York, or "Nothin' doin'.", (1905-10-26) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=August 10, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Little old New York, or "Nothin' doin'."