Railway Suspension Bridge [Niagara]. Mr. Blondin in the daring act of acscending one of the wires that secures the bridge...

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Collection

Robert N. Dennis collection of stereoscopic views

United States.

States

New York

Niagara Falls.

Stereoscopic views of Niagara Falls.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: MFY Dennis Coll 91-F70
Topics
New York (State)
Waterfalls -- New York (State)
Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.)
Tourist trade
Suspension bridges
Blondin, 1824-1897
Aerialists
Genres
Stereoscopic views
Notes
Content : Includes six hand-colored views.

Content : Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.

Content : Some views have tax stamps affixed.

Content : Title devised by cataloger.

Content : Views of Niagara Falls without attribution or series title.

Content: Views of Niagara Falls: falls, rapids, Table rock, winter views, bridges, Terrepin Tower, hotels, tourists posing by the falls, one view of prospect point with two empty chairs; tightrope walkers including "Blondin" on his back, hanging his head upside down, and a view of ships moored at riverbank, town beyond.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG91-F70
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b11708199
UUID: 071b1c30-c55d-012f-df6d-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Railway Suspension Bridge [Niagara]. Mr. Blondin in the daring act of acscending one of the wires that secures the bridge..." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-9d92-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Railway Suspension Bridge [Niagara]. Mr. Blondin in the daring act of acscending one of the wires that secures the bridge..." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-9d92-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1860). Railway Suspension Bridge [Niagara]. Mr. Blondin in the daring act of acscending one of the wires that secures the bridge... Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-9d92-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Railway Suspension Bridge [Niagara]. Mr. Blondin in the daring act of acscending one of the wires that secures the bridge...