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[Coachwhip snake ; Kirtlands snake.]

Image ID: 807589

[Coachwhip snake ; Kirtlands snake.] (1855-1860)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Coachwhip snake ; Kirtlands snake.]

Additional Name(s)

: Richard, John H., b. ca. 1807 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1855-1860

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 27 x 21 cm. (10 3/4 x 8 1/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "U.S.P.R.R. & Surveys : 47th parallel. Reptiles : Plate XX"

Original Source

: From Reports of explorations and surveys to ascertain the most practicable and economic route for a railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean ; under the direction of the Secretary of War in 1853-[6] (Washington D.C. : Nicholson, Printer, 1855-1860) United States War Dept., Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Snakes -- A-Z

Source Description

: 2 folders (56 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC SNAKE-(A-Z)

Digital ID

: 807589

Record ID

: 713361

Digital Item Published

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

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