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Patriarch of Constantinople.

Image ID: 818305

Patriarch of Constantinople. (c1882)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Patriarch of Constantinople.

Published Date

: c1882

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 27 x 20 cm. (10 1/2 x 7 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "Stories of Greek history" "In this year, 1821, a Greek captain plotted to set fire to the arsenal at Constantinople, murder the Sultan in the confusion, and begin a great revolt of all the Greeks living at Constantinople. The plot was found out, and terribly visited; for thousands of Christian families, who had never even heard of it, were slain in their houses, and the Patriarch of Constantinople, an aged man, whom ever ....
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Original Source

: From A pictorial history of the world's great nations, from the earliest dates to the present time. (New York : Hess, c1882) Yonge, Charlotte Mary (1823-1901), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- ecclesiastic -- Eastern Orthodox

Source Description

: 1 folder (17 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 818305

Record ID

: 703490

Digital Item Published

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

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