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Title
Mary Ellen "Mammy" Pleasant
Collection

Portrait collection

Mary Ellen Pleasant portrait collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1980 - 1989 (Approximate)
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Portrait Collection
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Pleasant, Mary Ellen
Topics
Pleasant, Mary Ellen, 1814-1904
African American abolitionists
Businesswomen -- United States
African American businesspeople
Genres
Portraits
Photographs
Notes
Publications: Image used for "California's Black Pioneers: a Brief Historical Survey."
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: 13 x 9 cm ; black and white
Description
Portrait of Mary Ellen "Mammy" Pleasant as a younger woman, circa mid-1800s.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16819138
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11487265
Photo Order: 50703
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 621eca30-ba59-0130-5666-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1980: Created (Approximate)
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Mary Ellen "Mammy" Pleasant " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1980 - 1989. http://lizard.digital.nypl.org/items/a023b9e0-bffa-0130-03f0-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Mary Ellen "Mammy" Pleasant " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 1, 2020. http://lizard.digital.nypl.org/items/a023b9e0-bffa-0130-03f0-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1980 - 1989). Mary Ellen "Mammy" Pleasant Retrieved from http://lizard.digital.nypl.org/items/a023b9e0-bffa-0130-03f0-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Mary Ellen "Mammy" Pleasant