Queensboro Bridge, East River, New York.

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836113
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Names
Haberman's (Publisher)
American Studio (Photographer)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Bridges

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1915
Place Term: Brooklyn, N. Y.
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Brid
Topics
Queensboro Bridge (New York, N.Y.) --
East River (N.Y.) --
Steamboats -- New York (State) -- New York
Excursion boats
Cantilever construction
Notes
Content: Printed on verso: "Queensboro Bridge, over Welfare Island, East River, New York. The Queensboro Bridge extends over the East River from E. 59th Street and 2nd Ave., Manhattan to Jane and Academy Streets, Long Island City. It is a great cantilever structure, costing $25,000,000 and rests on six masonry piers. It is 7636 feet long, west span 1182 feet, clear height over channels 135 feet, height of Island tower 324 feet, width 86 feet, two decks with 53-foot road. Welfare Island was formerly known as Blackwell's Island."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print (postcard) : halftone and chromolithography ; 9 x 14 cm.
Extent: 1 postcard : col. ; 14.58 x 9.66 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1611520
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17091077
Barcode : 33333201350432
UUID: fc6416c0-c55b-012f-aaf5-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1915: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Queensboro Bridge, East River, New York." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1915. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8c03-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Queensboro Bridge, East River, New York." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 7, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8c03-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1915). Queensboro Bridge, East River, New York. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8c03-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Queensboro Bridge, East River, New York.