New York City Hall when occupied by the English.

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Title
New York City Hall when occupied by the English.
Alternative title: Stadt Huys.
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- City Hall

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1910 - 1919 (approximate)
Place Term: S.l.
Publisher: S.n.
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Cit
Topics
City & town life -- New York (State) -- New York
Artificial limbs
New York (N.Y.) -- To 1699
New Netherland
Buildings -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1600-1699
City & town halls -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1600-1699
Dutch -- New York (State) -- New York -- To 1699
Genres
Photomechanical prints
Notes
Content: Printed on verso: "In 1664, New Amsterdam was besieged by four English ships carrying 450 soldiers and captured, after all attempts of Stuyvesant to induce his people to defend their position had failed. The name was then changed to New York, in honor of the Duke of York, brother of Charles II, King of England."
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 1 postcard : col. ; 14.34 x 9.50 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1617199
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17540463
Barcode : 33333201351356
UUID: 6cf412b0-c55a-012f-3501-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1910: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "New York City Hall when occupied by the English." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1910 - 1919. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8bdf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "New York City Hall when occupied by the English." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 8, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8bdf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1910 - 1919). New York City Hall when occupied by the English. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8bdf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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New York City Hall when occupied by the English.