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El Hadji Taradji, a Riff pirate.

Image ID: 831621

El Hadji Taradji, a Riff pirate. (1859)

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Image Title

:  El Hadji Taradji, a Riff pirate.

Published Date

: 1859

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm. (4 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "The coast of Riff is a portion of the seaboard of Morocco, and famous for the piratical achievements of its inhabitants, who, though subjects of the Emperor, only acknowledge him as their chief in a spiritual sense. It contains a dozen or so of wretched villages, where none but the people who dwell in them dare to appear, so great is the terror inspired by these lawless brigands. The pirates most to be feared are those oc ....
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Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Pirates

Source Description

: 2 folders (68 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC PIR

Digital ID

: 831621

Record ID

: 714854

Digital Item Published

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

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