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Improved model of pigeon-loft interior ; Stamping the wing.

Image ID: 821373

Improved model of pigeon-loft interior ; Stamping the wing. (1873)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Improved model of pigeon-loft interior ; Stamping the wing.

Published Date

: 1873

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 21 x 13 cm. (8 1/4 x 5 in.)


: Written on border: "Apr. 1873" Printed on border: "The reason for placing a pigeon-loft at the top of a building is that it may form a conspicuous object, easily discerned from a great distance. There are, of course, many varieties of pigeon-lofts, according to the fancy of proprietors. The most approved model for the interior, now adopted by the chief societies of Belgium and France, is shown in the above illustration." Includes additiona ....
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Original Source

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


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- pigeon -- carrier

Source Description

: 1 folder (7 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC BIRD-Pig-Ca

Digital ID

: 821373

Record ID

: 716442

Digital Item Published

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

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