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The Gilbert elevated railroad.

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The Gilbert elevated railroad.
Davis, Theodore R. (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Elevated railroads

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1878-05-18
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Elev
Elevated railroads -- New York (State) -- New York
Buildings -- New York (State) -- New York
Railroad cars -- New York (State) -- New York
Construction workers
Content: "Exterior of car." "Interior of car." "Raising cars upon the tract over an inclined plane."--printed on border.
Source identifier: HW (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Content: "West side from Trinity Church to Central Park"--written on border.
Statement of responsibility: "Drawn by Theo. R. Davis"--printed on border.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 37 x 25 cm. (14 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1615242
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17095064
Barcode: 33333159154745
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f48b4510-c55c-012f-41d3-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1878: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Gilbert elevated railroad." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1878-05-18. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd49-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Gilbert elevated railroad." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 12, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd49-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1878-05-18). The Gilbert elevated railroad. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cd49-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Gilbert elevated railroad.