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The grand display of fireworks and illuminations at the opening of the great suspension bridge between New York and Brooklyn on the evening of May 24th, 1883. View from New York, looking towards Brooklyn.

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The grand display of fireworks and illuminations at the opening of the great suspension bridge between New York and Brooklyn on the evening of May 24th, 1883. View from New York, looking towards Brooklyn.

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Names
Currier & Ives (Publisher)
Currier & Ives (Lithographer)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1883
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Currier & Ives
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Topics
New York (N.Y.)
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
East River (N.Y.)
Celebrations -- New York (State) -- New York
Fireworks -- New York (State) -- New York
Suspension bridges -- New York (State) -- New York
Genres
Chromolithographs
Notes
Content : Print contains 14 lines of descriptive text in lower margin.

Ownership : John H. Levine Collection

Citation/reference: Deák 869
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print ; 30.5 x 44.7 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 9b2d97a0-0032-0130-e12f-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1883: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The grand display of fireworks and illuminations at the opening of the great suspension bridge between New York and Brooklyn on the evening of May 24th, 1883. View from New York, looking towards Brooklyn." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1883. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7aa4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The grand display of fireworks and illuminations at the opening of the great suspension bridge between New York and Brooklyn on the evening of May 24th, 1883. View from New York, looking towards Brooklyn." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 23, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7aa4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1883). The grand display of fireworks and illuminations at the opening of the great suspension bridge between New York and Brooklyn on the evening of May 24th, 1883. View from New York, looking towards Brooklyn. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7aa4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The grand display of fireworks and illuminations at the opening of the great suspension bridge between New York and Brooklyn on the evening of May 24th, 1883. View from New York, looking towards Brooklyn.