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Bloomingdale Asylum, 1834

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Title

Bloomingdale Asylum, 1834

Subject

Bloomingdale Asylum for the Insane
Buildings
Grounds
Main Building
Engravings

Description

Idealized picture of the Bloomingdale Asylum's main building painted and then engraved for the New York Mirror. Note the deer in the foreground and the glimpse of the Hudson River in the background.

Source

The New-York Mirror: a Weekly Gazette of Literature and the Fine Arts, vol. 11, issue 31, Feb. 1, 1834, p. 241.
Digital copy from Medical Center Archives of NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell, 2B, P-01168: http://search.openlibrary.artstor.org/object/SS7729499_7729499_4942804_CORNELL

Rights

Cornell Unversity Library note: " This image is in the public domain and is believed to have no known U.S. copyright or other restrictions. It is good scholarly practice to cite references. Please credit the Medical Center Archives of NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell. For information on our photo reproduction policies please see http://weill.cornell.edu/archives/photographs/ Please provide us the accession number (P number) of the image you are inquiring about when you contact us. "

Type

Still image

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Citation

“Bloomingdale Asylum, 1834,” A Digital History of Morningside Heights, accessed May 25, 2020, https://mhdh.library.columbia.edu/items/show/30.