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Shipping a piano from France to Louisiana

Classification: 
Date: 
1860
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 3/8 x 5 5/8 in. (21.3 x 14.3 cm)
Description: 
Leverich papers, 1817-1937
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.Leverich.Papers.Box11.Fold
Date Begin: 
1860
Date End: 
1860
eMuseum Object ID: 
60164
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Christy's and White's Ethiopian melodies : containing two hundred and ninety-one of the best and most popular and approved Ethiopian melodies ever written

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1854
Dimensions: 
Book (433 pages): 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)
Description: 
Image: "The Grand Burlesque Lecture."
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.M1670.C6
Date Begin: 
1854
Date End: 
1854
eMuseum Object ID: 
60125
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Siamese Twins

Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Highlight: 
Display this item in the highlights
Date: 
1836
Description: 
Broadside for exhibit of Siamese Twins. Full Title: Siamese twins. For [blank] day only. : The united brothers, Chang-Eng, very respectfully acquaint the ladies and gentlemen of [blank] that they will be in that place on [blank] and will receive visitors at the [blank]
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.SY.1836.55
Date Begin: 
1836
Date End: 
1836
eMuseum Object ID: 
60123
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Songs of Freedom

Classification: 
Date: 
October 7, 1850
Medium: 
Bound Volume
Dimensions: 
12 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.
Description: 
Contents: Fremont. (Air--I'm afloat! I'm afloat!) -- We are coming. (Air--Vive l'amour) -- Hurrah song -- The Slave driver's monody. (Air--Old dog Tray) -- Rise, brothers, all. (Air--Sparkling and bright) -- Frank Pierce's soliloquy. (Air--Jordan is a hard road to travel).
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.SY.1850.33
Date Begin: 
1850
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
60105
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Alabama document, signed by Genl Assembly, Jan 9, 1836, countersigned by Secy of State, Jan 21, 1836

Classification: 
Date: 
1836
Medium: 
Manuscript
Dimensions: 
12 3/4 x 8 1/4 in.; two sided
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.AHMC.Alabama
Date Begin: 
1836
Date End: 
1836
eMuseum Object ID: 
60100
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Uncle Tom's Cabin Vol. 1

Classification: 
Date: 
1852
Medium: 
bound volume
Dimensions: 
7 3/4 x 5 3/8 in. closed
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.PS2954.U5.1852b
Date Begin: 
1852
Date End: 
1852
eMuseum Object ID: 
60098
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Contracts for Clothing, Equipment, and Supplies for Troops

Classification: 
Date: 
August 1, 1861 - March 1, 1862
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
17 7/8 x 12 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. closed
Description: 
Meeting minutes, letter books, general and special orders, military accounts and contracts, messages to the legislature, proceedings of the 1860 Republican National Convention, records of pardon cases, and miscellaneous receipts, legal documents, departmental reports, etc., of Edwin Denison Morgan, documenting his administration and activities as Governor of New York and major general of volunteers in command of the military department of New York during the years 1859-1862.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.BV.Morgan.Contracts
Date Begin: 
1861
Date End: 
1862
eMuseum Object ID: 
60097
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

My Bondage and My Freedom

Classification: 
Date: 
1855
Dimensions: 
Book (464 pages): 19 cm (7 1/2 in.)
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.CT.D7375.A2.1855
Date Begin: 
1855
Date End: 
1855
eMuseum Object ID: 
60096
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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