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Photo, Print, Drawing "Does not such a meeting make amends?" / FB.

[ digital file from color film copy slide ]

About this Item

Title

  • "Does not such a meeting make amends?" / FB.

Summary

  • Print shows an allegory of linking of Trans-Continental railroad at Promontory Summit, Utah; Indians and buffalo fleeing in the foreground as two trains with large hands extending from the locomotives, labeled "San Francisco" and "New York", approach each other to connect the transcontinental railroad.

Names

  • Beard, Frank, 1842-1905, artist

Created / Published

  • 1869 May 29.

Headings

  • -  Indians of North America--1860-1870
  • -  Railroads--Utah--1860-1860
  • -  Locomotives--Utah--1860-1860
  • -  Bison--Utah--1860-1860
  • -  Shaking hands--Utah--1860-1860

Headings

  • Cartoons (Commentary)--1860-1860.
  • Periodical illustrations--1860-1860.

Genre

  • Periodical illustrations--1860-1860
  • Cartoons (Commentary)--1860-1860

Notes

  • -  Title from item.
  • -  Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, v. 28, no. 713 (1869 May 29), p. 176.
  • -  Possibly by Frank Beard.
  • -  Accompanied by article, "Opening of the Pacific railway: Inter-oceanic railway communication generally, ..." which discusses how the economic cost of the railway will be offset by savings in shipping and increased speed of cummunication.

Medium

  • 1 print : wood engraving.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Illus. in AP2.L52 1869 (Case Y) [P&P]

Repository

  • Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Digital Id

  • cph 3b48647 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b48647

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2002720304

Reproduction Number

  • LC-USZC2-747 (color film copy slide)

Rights Advisory

  • No known restrictions on publication.

Online Format

  • image

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  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZC2-747 (color film copy slide)
  • Call Number: Illus. in AP2.L52 1869 (Case Y) [P&P]
  • Access Advisory: ---

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Chicago citation style:

Beard, Frank, Artist. "Does not such a meeting make amends?" / FB. Utah, 1869. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2002720304/.

APA citation style:

Beard, F. (1869) "Does not such a meeting make amends?" / FB. Utah, 1869. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2002720304/.

MLA citation style:

Beard, Frank, Artist. "Does not such a meeting make amends?" / FB. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2002720304/>.