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[Examples of the police as they were, and an example of what they soon will be.]

Image ID: 806249

[Examples of the police as they were, and an example of what they soon will be.] (1855)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Examples of the police as they were, and an example of what they soon will be.]

Creator

: Doepler, Carl Emil, 1824-1905 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Lossing & Barritt -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1855

Medium

: Wood engravings

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 22 x 14 cm. (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Written on border: "Mar. 1855" Printed on image: "The old policeman on duty ; The old policeman enjoying himself ; The old policeman giving his report ; The new policeman giving his report."

Original Source

: From Harper's magazine. (New York : Harper Brothers, 1850-) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- police -- 1899 & earlier

Source Description

: 2 folders (50 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Pol-18

Digital ID

: 806249

Record ID

: 715764

Digital Item Published

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

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