Whitehall Building, Aquarium and Battery Park, New York City

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836075
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Names
Curt Teich & Co. (Printer)
Photo & Art Postal Card Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Battery

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1917
Place Term: New York City
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Batt
Topics
Battery Park (New York, N.Y.) --
Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.) --
Ocean liners -- New York (State) -- New York
Marine terminals -- New York (State) -- New York
Whitehall Building (New York, N.Y.) -- 1900-1909
New York Aquarium
Castle Garden (New York, N.Y.)
Genres
Photomechanical prints
Notes
Printed on verso: "Battery Park faces New York Harbor, being the Southern end of Manhattan Island. The Aquarium formerly known as Castle Garden Fort, contains a complete collection of fish, sea turtles and other deep sea animals. The Whitehall Building is the nearest skyscraper to the Harbor, the new addition rising to a height of 32 stories, 416 feet. The building was finished in 1921 at a cost of $4,600,000."
Physical Description
Form: Halftone photomechanical prints ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: 1 postcard : col. ; 14.62 x 9.40 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1611519
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17534086
Barcode : 33333201350242
UUID: a6fc79c0-c559-012f-e72b-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1917: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Whitehall Building, Aquarium and Battery Park, New York City" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1917. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8b0d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Whitehall Building, Aquarium and Battery Park, New York City" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8b0d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1917). Whitehall Building, Aquarium and Battery Park, New York City Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8b0d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Whitehall Building, Aquarium and Battery Park, New York City