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The smuggler's tomb : David Provoost, free trader.

Image ID: 810164

The smuggler's tomb : David Provoost, free trader. (1875)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The smuggler's tomb : David Provoost, free trader.


: Wyant, A. H. (Alexander Helwig), 1836-1892 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1875

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 17 x 24 cm. (6 1/2 x 9 1/4 in.)


: Printed on image (bottom right): "A.H. Wyant, July 3rd, 1869." Written on border: "Bet. 71st and 72nd Streets, on Louvre Farm extending from 64th to 74th Sts. and from 3d Av. to East River. Purchased by John Johnes in 1803." Brown spot on image.

Original Source

: From Old New York, from the Battery to Bloomingdale. (New York : Putnam, 1875) Greatorex, Eliza (1819-1897), Artist. Despard, Matilda , Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- Yorkville

Source Description

: 1 folder (5 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 810164

Record ID

: 707589

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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