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Title Photographic b+w reproduction: The Great Pigeon Shooting Match. Published wood-engraving & article in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1866.
Object Name Engraving
Catalog Number 2004.016.0034
Collection Hoboken Societies & Organizations Collection
Credit Gift of Holly Metz.
Scope & Content Photographic b+w reproduction copy of a published wood-engraving and article in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, March 31,1866, about pigeon shooting match at Greenville, N.J.

Left engraving is titled: The Great Pigeon Shooting Match at Greenville, New Jersey, March 6th and 7th, Between Mr. John Taylor and Mrs. William Seeds, for $1000 a side.

Also shown are portraits of the two contestants.

Reproduced from a copy in the Library of Congress.

Displayed in the 2004 Hoboken Historical Museum's publication, "City Animals," on page 41.
Date 1866
Year Range from 1866
Caption full page
Imagefile 026\20040160034.tif
Classification Animals
Social & Personal Activity