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Ostrich hunting in North Africa.

Image ID: 821110

Ostrich hunting in North Africa. (1895)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Ostrich hunting in North Africa.


: Ungewitter, Hugo, 1869-ca. 1944 -- Artist
G. Heuer & Kirmse (Firm) -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1895

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 18 x 25 cm. (6 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "This striking picutre illustrates an ostrich hunt in North Africa, showing how Bedouins chase the ostriches in the few parts of North Africa where these birds still remain in a state of wildness." Written on border: "v. 6 (1895)"

Original Source

: From The picture magazine. George Newnes Ltd., 1893-1896) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- ostrich

Source Description

: 1 folder (20 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 821110

Record ID

: 716181

Digital Item Published

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

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