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Sunshade for vehicles.

Image ID: 824712

Sunshade for vehicles. (1889)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Sunshade for vehicles.

Published Date

: 1889

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 16 x 9 cm. (6 1/4 x 3 1/2 in.)


: Printed on border: "An improved sunshade for vehicles. The accompanying illustrations represents a simple and readily manipulated device, whereby the eyes of the driver may be shielded from the sun, while the device may be readily folded up and concealed out of sight when not desired for use. This invention has been patented by L. V. Luce, of No. 585 1/2 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, La. …" Written on border: "June 29, 1889."

Original Source

: From Scientific American. (New York : Munn Co., 1845-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Umbrellas & parasols

Source Description

: 3 folders (84 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 824712

Record ID

: 719077

Digital Item Published

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

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