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The children's public play-grounds.

Image ID: 806211

The children's public play-grounds. (1891)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The children's public play-grounds.


: Rogers, W. A. (William Allen), 1854-1931 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Kurtz, Henry, b. ca. 1822 -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1891

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 36 x 24 cm. (14 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.)


: Artist's signature printed on image. Printed on image: "Kurtz." Captions: "Under the horse's feet" "Upsetting ash-barrels" "A dangerous place to play" "Trying hard to amuse himself" "First free public play-ground established by the N.Y. So. for Parks and play-frounds for Children" "No place to play in peace" "Playing with fire." Written on mount: "May 9, 1891." Printed on border: "Drawn by W. A. Rogers." "See page 350." Horizontal folded lin ....
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Original Source

: From Harper's weekly : a journal of civilization. (New York : Harper' s Weekly Co., 1857-1916) .


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

Source Description

: 1 folder (8 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Play

Digital ID

: 806211

Record ID

: 694552

Digital Item Published

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

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