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These links are part of the chain, which was used to span the Hudson River to prevent the British Fleet from reaching 'West Point' The Chain was forged March 1778 by the Sterling Iron Works owned by Peter Townsend of Orange County, N.Y.

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These links are part of the chain, which was used to span the Hudson River to prevent the British Fleet from reaching 'West Point' The Chain was forged March 1778 by the Sterling Iron Works owned by Peter Townsend of Orange County, N.Y.

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Title
These links are part of the chain, which was used to span the Hudson River to prevent the British Fleet from reaching 'West Point' The Chain was forged March 1778 by the Sterling Iron Works owned by Peter Townsend of Orange County, N.Y.
Names
DeBevoise, C. Manley (Photographer)
Collection

Photographic views of the United States

New York

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1862 - 1963 (Approximate)
Library locations
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy
Shelf locator: AZ 12-2331
Topics
United States
New York (State)
Long Island (N.Y.)
Chains
Signs and signboards
Oyster Bay (N.Y.)
Genres
Photographs
Physical Description
Extent: Photograph : b ; 19 x 24.8 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19745455
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 96ea29b0-c5d0-012f-7a39-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "These links are part of the chain, which was used to span the Hudson River to prevent the British Fleet from reaching 'West Point' The Chain was forged March 1778 by the Sterling Iron Works owned by Peter Townsend of Orange County, N.Y." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862 - 1963. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-83ef-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "These links are part of the chain, which was used to span the Hudson River to prevent the British Fleet from reaching 'West Point' The Chain was forged March 1778 by the Sterling Iron Works owned by Peter Townsend of Orange County, N.Y." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-83ef-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. (1862 - 1963). These links are part of the chain, which was used to span the Hudson River to prevent the British Fleet from reaching 'West Point' The Chain was forged March 1778 by the Sterling Iron Works owned by Peter Townsend of Orange County, N.Y. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-83ef-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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These links are part of the chain, which was used to span the Hudson River to prevent the British Fleet from reaching 'West Point' The Chain was forged March 1778 by the Sterling Iron Works owned by Peter Townsend of Orange County, N.Y.