Photo, Print, Drawing [The Earth with the Milky Way and Moon]
About this Item
- [The Earth with the Milky Way and Moon]
- Benda, Wladyslaw T. (Wladyslaw Theodore), 1873-1948., artist
Created / Published
- - Milky Way
- - Earth
- - Moon
- - Prophecy
- Periodical illustrations.
- Periodical illustrations
- - Title devised by cataloger.
- - (DLC/PP-1934:0056).
- - Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).
- - Published in: "The Future of the Earth" by Maurice Maeterlinck, Cosmopolitan, 64:41 (Mar. 1918).
- - Exhibited: 4335, object 110.1, World Treasures, Library of Congress, 2002.
- 1 drawing : charcoal.
Call Number/Physical Location
- CAI - Benda, no. 43 (C size) [P&P]
- Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- cai 2a11699 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cai.2a11699
- cph 3g06270 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g06270
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZC4-6270 (color film copy transparency)
- No known restrictions on publication.
- Restricted access: Materials in this collection are often extremely fragile; most originals cannot be served.
Additional Metadata Formats
- Earth - World Treasures: Beginnings
- The Milky Way: One of the Many Galaxies | Modeling the Cosmos | Articles and Essays | Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Beyond | Digital Collections
- Teaching Astronomy: Teaching Aids for Schools-Science Reference Services, Library of Congress
- Earthrise 50th Anniversary: A Lesson on Perspective
- Understanding the Cosmos: Changing Models of the Solar System and the Universe
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- Reproduction Number: LC-USZC4-6270 (color film copy transparency)
- Call Number: CAI - Benda, no. 43 (C size) [P&P]
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Cite This Item
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Chicago citation style:
Benda, Wladyslaw T. , ., Artist. The Earth with the Milky Way and Moon. Milky Way, 1918. [?] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2010715099/.
APA citation style:
Benda, W. T. (1918) The Earth with the Milky Way and Moon. Milky Way, 1918. [?] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2010715099/.
MLA citation style:
Benda, Wladyslaw T. , ., Artist. The Earth with the Milky Way and Moon. [?] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2010715099/>.