Manhattan: 11th Avenue - 54th Street: Eleventh Avenue, north from and including 54th Street. Eleventh Avenue, with the railroad running down it from 60th Street, used to be nicknamed "Death Avenue;" but by the time of this picture the danger is more from the automobiles.

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Names
Sperr, Percy Loomis (1890-1964) (Photographer)
Collection

Photographic views of New York City, 1870's-1970's, from the collections of the New York Public Library

Manhattan

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1927-05-20
Library locations
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy
Shelf locator: AZ 12-2335
Topics
New York (N.Y.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Railroads -- Trains
Horses
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Citation/reference: 0431-A4
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b19806373
UUID: 33d0a0d0-c53f-012f-cdf5-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1890: Creator Born
  • 1927: Created
  • 1964: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "Manhattan: 11th Avenue - 54th Street: Eleventh Avenue, north from and including 54th Street. Eleventh Avenue, with the railroad running down it from 60th Street, used to be nicknamed "Death Avenue;" but by the time of this picture the danger is more from the automobiles." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1927. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-f470-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "Manhattan: 11th Avenue - 54th Street: Eleventh Avenue, north from and including 54th Street. Eleventh Avenue, with the railroad running down it from 60th Street, used to be nicknamed "Death Avenue;" but by the time of this picture the danger is more from the automobiles." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 19, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-f470-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. (1927). Manhattan: 11th Avenue - 54th Street: Eleventh Avenue, north from and including 54th Street. Eleventh Avenue, with the railroad running down it from 60th Street, used to be nicknamed "Death Avenue;" but by the time of this picture the danger is more from the automobiles. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-f470-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Manhattan: 11th Avenue - 54th Street: Eleventh Avenue, north from and including 54th Street. Eleventh Avenue, with the railroad running down it from 60th Street, used to be nicknamed "Death Avenue;" but by the time of this picture the danger is more from the automobiles.