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Title
Hancock and Houghton, Michigan mine railcar.
Additional title: Lake Superior views.
Names
Childs, B. F. (Brainard F.) (ca. 1841-1921) (Photographer)
Collection

Robert N. Dennis collection of stereoscopic views

United States

States

Michigan

Stereoscopic views of Hancock and Houghton, Michigan.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1865 - 1880
Place: Houghton, Mich.
Publisher: C.F. Brubaker
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: MFY Dennis Coll 90-F410
Topics
Michigan
Copper industry -- Michigan -- Hancock
Copper industry -- Michigan -- Houghton
Mine railroad cars
Mine railroads
Genres
Stereographs
Photographs
Notes
Content: Inscribed in pencil on verso: Down the Franklin Tramroad / Length 2200 feet / Height 600 feet / Steepest grade 25 degrees
Physical Description
Albumen prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG90-F410
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11707612
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 822d0b70-c548-012f-bf62-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1841: Creator Born
  • 1865: Created (Approximate)
  • 1921: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Hancock and Houghton, Michigan mine railcar." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1865 - 1880. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-142c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Hancock and Houghton, Michigan mine railcar." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 18, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-142c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1865 - 1880). Hancock and Houghton, Michigan mine railcar. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-142c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Hancock and Houghton, Michigan mine railcar.