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The Columbus Monument Held Up During Excavations.

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Title
The Columbus Monument Held Up During Excavations.
Names
Collins, R. C. (Engraver)
Lungren, Fernand (1857-1932) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Excavations

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1902
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Exc
Topics
Columbus Circle (New York, N.Y.)
Construction workers -- New York (State) -- New York
Columbus, Christopher -- Monuments -- New York (State) -- New York
Excavation -- New York (State) -- New York
Subways -- Design and contruction -- New York (State) -- New York
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "The foundations of the monument are supported on temporary steel girders and wooden posts while undermined for subway excavation under the monument and over sloping rock surface. The concrete floor of subway is shown finished and ready to receive the streel columns which will support its roof and the overhanging monument. The steel buckets containing excavated rock are hoisted by steam-derricks and dumped into wagons." "Drawn by Fernand Lungren. Half-tone engraved by R.C. Collins." Written on border: "May 1902."
Source note: Century magazine. (New York : The Century Co., 1870-).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 17 x 11 cm. (6 3/4 x 4 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1615247
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17538111
Barcode: 33333159155197
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 00f3e260-c55d-012f-7b4c-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1902: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Columbus Monument Held Up During Excavations." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1902. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd63-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Columbus Monument Held Up During Excavations." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd63-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1902). The Columbus Monument Held Up During Excavations. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd63-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Columbus Monument Held Up During Excavations.