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Methods of attaching the message.

Image ID: 821369

Methods of attaching the message. (1873)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Methods of attaching the message.

Published Date

: 1873

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 9 x 12 cm. (3 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Written on mount: "Apr. 1873" Written on border: "Carrier pigeons"

Original Source

: From Harper's magazine. (New York : Harper Brothers, 1850-) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- pigeon

Source Description

: 2 folders (77 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC BIRD-Pig

Digital ID

: 821369

Record ID

: 716397

Digital Item Published

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

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