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"At dinner [Blackwell's Island]"

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Title

"At dinner [Blackwell's Island]"

Subject

N.Y. City Lunatic Asylum
Engravings

Description

Illustration from Harper's Magazine, showing a men's dining hall at the Blackwell's Island asylum, providing a sharp contrast to the stately dining room at the Bloomingdale's Green Memorial Hall.

Source

Harper's Magazine, February 1860.  (Digital image from Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "At Dinner, Blackwell'S Island." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 -- http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-d3cc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99.)

Date

February 1860

Rights

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Format

11 x 12 cm. (4 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Type

still image

Files

Collection

Citation

“"At dinner [Blackwell's Island]",” A Digital History of Morningside Heights, accessed July 21, 2018, https://mhdh.library.columbia.edu/items/show/291.