Photo, Print, Drawing Herman Melville
About this Item
- Herman Melville
- Portrait, half, seated, facing left.
- Created / Published
- [ca. 1860]
- - Reproduction of photograph.
- - Illus. in: Journal up the straits
- - This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.
- - A reference copy may be available in the Biog. File.
- 1 print.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Illus. in DS48.M5 [Rare Book RR]
- Library of Congress Rare Book Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
- Digital Id
- cph 3a40100 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a40100
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Reproduction Number
- LC-USZ62-39759 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Rights Advisory
- No known restrictions on publication.
- Online Format
- LCCN Permalink
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
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- Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-39759 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Call Number: Illus. in DS48.M5 [Rare Book RR]
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Herman Melville. , ca. 1860. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2004672065/.
APA citation style:
(ca. 1860) Herman Melville. , ca. 1860. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2004672065/.
MLA citation style:
Herman Melville. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2004672065/>.
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