836095
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Names
American Studio (Photographer)
Success Postal Card Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Bridges

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1910 - 1920
Place Term: New York
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Brid
Topics
Bridges -- New York (State) -- New York
Queensboro Bridge (New York, N.Y.) --
East River (N.Y.) --
Steamboats -- New York (State) -- New York
Excursion boats
Cantilever construction
Genres
1 photomechanical print (postcard) : halftone, col. ; 9 x 14 cm.
Notes
Content: Printed on verso: "The Queensboro Bridge, over the East River and Blackwells Island from East 59th Street, Manhattan, to Long Island City, is a great cantilever structure, 7,636 feet long, clear height over channel, 135 feet, height of Island towers, 324 feet. Begun in 1901; opened, March 30, 1909; total cost $29,000,000."
Physical Description
Form: Halftone photomechanical prints ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: 1 postcard : col. ; 14.78 x 9.61 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1611520
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17091077
Barcode : 33333201350341
UUID: f7891420-c55b-012f-7802-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1910: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Queensboro Bridge, New York" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1910 - 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8b21-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Queensboro Bridge, New York" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8b21-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1910 - 1920). Queensboro Bridge, New York Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8b21-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Queensboro Bridge, New York