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The boy's pony.

Image ID: 814392

The boy's pony. (1874)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The boy's pony.

Published Date

: 1874

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 19 x 26 cm. (7 1/4 x 10 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Sketches in the Clerkenwell House of Correction [London]." Printed text in part: "… the block, facetiously called 'the pony', upon which naughty boys are horsed for a birching. There is also a triangle for tying up older persons who are to be flogged for willful misconduct while in prison …" Written on border: "June 27, 1874."

Original Source

: From The Illustrated London news. ([London] [ The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.] 1842-) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Punishments -- flogging

Source Description

: 1 folder (23 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC PUNI-Flo

Digital ID

: 814392

Record ID

: 713098

Digital Item Published

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

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