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Beavers, with their huts and a dam.

Image ID: 822115

Beavers, with their huts and a dam. (1833)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Beavers, with their huts and a dam.

Published Date

: 1833

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 23 x 17 cm. (9 x 6 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Written on border: "Apr. 6, 1833" Printed on border: "The general aspect of the beaver, at first view, would remind one of a very large rat, and seen at a little distance it might be readily mistaken for the common muskrat. But the greater size of the beaver, the thickness and breadth of its head, and its horizontally flattened, broad and scaly tail, render it impossible to mistake it, when closely examined, for any other creature." "Their ....
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Original Source

: From Penny magazine. Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, 1832-) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- beaver

Source Description

: 1 folder (14 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Beav

Digital ID

: 822115

Record ID

: 719526

Digital Item Published

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

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