BRAI 0283 Click for larger image
BRAI 0283 Click for larger image
Title The Mugio, N.Y. City [picture] / [George Brainerd].
Author Brainard, George Bradford, 1845-1887.
Publication [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [between 1870 and 1879?]
Description 1 photographic print : black & white ; 8 x 10 in.
paper 8 x 10 in.
Call # BRAI 0283
Note Title from Brainerd Collection list.
Collection owned jointly by Brooklyn Public Library and Brooklyn Museum; original glass plate negatives held by Brooklyn Museum.
Summary Legless beggar, apparently known as "the Mugio," sitting on curb at unknown location in Manhattan; one other man sitting on stoop in background; photo damaged, especially at left.
Cite As: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Note George Brainerd.
Local Note Negative # 1717.
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Subject Beggars -- New York (State) -- New York.
Amputees -- New York (State) -- New York.
New York (N.Y.)
Genre Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
gelatin silver prints.
photographic prints.
Alt Title Mugio, New York City

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