Photo, Print, Drawing 1. Night hawk. 2. Whip-poor-will
About this Item
- 1. Night hawk. 2. Whip-poor-will
- Print shows a "Night hawk", full-length, right profile, on the upper left, and a "Whip-poor-will", full-length, on the lower right.
- L. Prang & Co., copyright claimant
Created / Published
- [Place not identified] : [Publisher not identified], 
- - Birds--1870-1880
- - E10742 U.S. Copyright Office.
- - Title from item.
- - Publication date based on copyright statement and/or copyright stamp on item.
- - Printed on lower left: Screeching Birds. Family - Night Jars.
- - Printed on lower right: 1. Length 8 3/4 in., wings 19. North America. 2. Length 10 in., wings 19 1/4 in. Eastern United States.
- - Copyright stamp, date, and number appear on lower left.
- - Stamped and inscribed in pencil on lower left: Library of Congress Washington. Copyright 1874 No. 10742Ep1s.
- - Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).
- 1 print : color lithograph ; sheet 27.3 x 35.1 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
- PGA - Prang--Birds: 1. Night hawk ... (A size) [P&P]
- Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- pga 12069 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pga.12069
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-pga-12069 (digital file from original print)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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- Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-pga-12069 (digital file from original print)
- Call Number: PGA - Prang--Birds: 1. Night hawk ... (A size) [P&P]
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Chicago citation style:
L. Prang & Co., Copyright Claimant. 1. Night hawk. 2. Whip-poor-will. , 1874. [Place not identified: Publisher not identified] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2003664027/.
APA citation style:
L. Prang & Co, C. C. (1874) 1. Night hawk. 2. Whip-poor-will. , 1874. [Place not identified: Publisher not identified] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2003664027/.
MLA citation style:
L. Prang & Co., Copyright Claimant. 1. Night hawk. 2. Whip-poor-will. [Place not identified: Publisher not identified] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2003664027/>.