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The colonists at home.

Image ID: 825284

The colonists at home.

Image Details

Image Title

:  The colonists at home.

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

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

Notes

: Printed on border: "Colonial wigs. (Drawn from portraits in Memorial Hall, Harvard University, and the rooms of the Massachusetts Historical Society.)" "Head-dress of a city belle, 1776. (From the mss. of John F. Watson, in the Philadelphia Library.)" "Wigs and wig-bag. Facsimile of a cut in the 'New York weekly gazette and post-boy.' (1771.)" Includes additional text.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Hairdressing -- wigs

Source Description

: 1 folder (18 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC HAIRD-Wig

Digital ID

: 825284

Record ID

: 706430

Digital Item Published

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

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