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The transportation problem. The Baxter boat "City of New York," the fastest steamer tried on the Erie Canal.

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Names
Stone, William L. (William Leete) (1792-1844) (Author)
Colden, Cadwallader D. (Cadwallader David) (1769-1834) (Author)
Richardson, James H. (Wood-engraver)
Collection

Memoir, prepared at the request of a committee of the Common council of the city of New York, and presented to the mayor of the city, at the celebration of the completion of the New York canals.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1826
Place Term: [New York]
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEZO
Topics
Steamboats -- New York (State)
Erie Canal (N.Y.)
Canal-boats -- New York (State)
Genres
Prints
Illustrations
Wood engravings
Notes
Content : Print Division owns a second copy, a presentation volume which is not extra-illustrated.

Content : The 2 volumes are extra-illustrated.

Citation/reference : Deák 339

Content : Chittinago and N.Y.L.B. line, Lady of the Lake depicted in image.

Content: Print inserted as extra-illustration.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 prints : wood engraving ; 5.5 x 18.7 cm. or smaller.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12690975
UUID: 66123cc0-c645-012f-7a34-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1792: Creator Born
  • 1826: Issued
  • 1844: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The transportation problem. The Baxter boat "City of New York," the fastest steamer tried on the Erie Canal." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1826. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7e54-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 transportation problem. The Baxter boat "City of New York," the fastest steamer tried on the Erie Canal." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7e54-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1826). The transportation problem. The Baxter boat "City of New York," the fastest steamer tried on the Erie Canal. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7e54-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The transportation problem.   The Baxter boat "City of New York," the fastest steamer tried on the Erie Canal.