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[Birds in flight, forced from their resting places by forest fires in Long Island, New York.]

Image ID: 820682

[Birds in flight, forced from their resting places by forest fires in Long Island, New York.] (1879)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Birds in flight, forced from their resting places by forest fires in Long Island, New York.]

Creator

: Bearse, Maynard, d. 1898 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1879

Depicted Date

: 1879

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 15 x 24 cm. (5 3/4 x 9 1/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "New York--singular flight, over Long Island Sound, May 15th, of birds driven from their resting-places by the forest fires on Long Island. From a sketch by Captain Bease, of the Steamer "Glaucus"--See page 235." Written on border: "June 9, 1879"

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- flight

Source Description

: 1 folder (5 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC BIRD-Fli

Digital ID

: 820682

Record ID

: 693971

Digital Item Published

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

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