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The Electric Light In Houses : Laying The Tubes For Wires In The Streets Of New York.

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Names
Snyder, W. P. (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Street Lighting

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1882
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Str-Li
Topics
Street lights -- New York (State) -- New York
Construction workers -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1800-1899
Electric lighting -- Wiring -- 1800-1899
Construction -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1800-1899
Construction equipment -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1800-1899
Testing -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1800-1899
Notes
Content : Title from folder.

Content : Captions: "Insulator" "Laying the electrical tubes" Testing tubes for …" Artist's signature printed on image (bottom left). Printed on border: "Drawn by W. P. S[nyder]." Written on border: "June 24, 1882." Bottom right corner tipped off; tear on image.

Source identifier: HW (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 24 x 36 cm. (9 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1616994
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17097117
Barcode : 33333159174834
UUID: 257eac40-c560-012f-82c7-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1882: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Electric Light In Houses : Laying The Tubes For Wires In The Streets Of New York." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1882. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-05de-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Electric Light In Houses : Laying The Tubes For Wires In The Streets Of New York." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-05de-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1882). The Electric Light In Houses : Laying The Tubes For Wires In The Streets Of New York. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-05de-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The Electric Light In Houses : Laying The Tubes For Wires In The Streets Of New York.