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The parrots are holding school.

Image ID: 821214

The parrots are holding school.

Image Details

Image Title

:  The parrots are holding school.

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 22 x 16 cm. (8 3/4 x 6 1/4 in.)


: Illegible signature on image. Printed on border: "The largest one, sitting up higher than the others on a limb, is teaching the five smaller parrots how to talk. He has been where he could hear men speak, and he is now teaching the young parrots ot [i.e. to] repeat the words he has heard."


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- parrot

Source Description

: 1 folder (22 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC BIRD-Parr

Digital ID

: 821214

Record ID

: 716270

Digital Item Published

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

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