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Source:   American history -- 1880s


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The tragedy at Washington -- the night-watch before the Executive Mansion.

Image ID: 813783

The tragedy at Washington -- the night-watch before the Executive Mansion. (1881)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The tragedy at Washington -- the night-watch before the Executive Mansion.

Creator

: Thulstrup, Thure de, 1848-1930 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

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

Published Date

: 1881

Created Date

: 1881

Depicted Date

: 1881

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 24 x 34 cm. (9 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Drawn by T. de Thulstrup, from a sketch by W. A. Rogers." Written on mount: "July 8, 1881 (Spec. ed) assassination of Garfield, shot July 4 [sic]" Vertical fold line running down center of image.

Original Source

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

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / American history -- 1880s

Source Description

: 1 folder (20 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC AME-1880s

Digital ID

: 813783

Record ID

: 704008

Digital Item Published

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

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