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First Blizzard Of 1908 In New York.

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809691
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Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Snow

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1908
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Sno
Topics
Snow -- New York (State) -- New York
Broadway (New York, N.Y.) -- 1900-1909
Flatiron Building (New York, N.Y.) -- 1900-1909
Blizzards -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1900-1909
Snow removal -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1900-1909
Notes
Content : Top left image: "[Str]eet cleaners clearing away the heavy snow on Broadway--four hundred street cleaners succumbed to the cold." Top right image: "Powerful car-sweeper whirling the snow from the Broadway tracks." Bottom left image: "A relic of the olden time--horse car with a double team struggling painfully along Twenty-eighth Street." Bottom right image: "The usually busy vicinity of the Flatiron deserted." Printed on border: "Characteristic scenes at the chief centre of a great storm which did widespread damage and caused the loss of seven lives.--B.G. Phillips." Written on border: "Feb. 6, 1908."

Source identifier: LES (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print : b ; 21 x 23 cm. (8 1/4 x 9 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1616979
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17540149
Barcode : 33333159176821
UUID: fa235e60-c55f-012f-414e-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1908: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "First Blizzard Of 1908 In New York." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1908. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-28a3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "First Blizzard Of 1908 In New York." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 19, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-28a3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1908). First Blizzard Of 1908 In New York. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-28a3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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First Blizzard Of 1908 In New York.