Library division & collection with this item:

View this item elsewhere:

Aquarium. New York City
Century Post Card & Novelty Co. (Publisher)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Aquariums

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1915 - 1930 (Approximate)
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Aqu
Aquariums -- New York (State) -- New York
New York Aquarium
Castle Garden (New York, N.Y.)
Photomechanical prints
Content: Printed on verso: "Aquarium in Battery Park and New York Harbor. The Aquarium, formerly known as Castle Garden Fort is located at the foot of battery Park, and is open to the public daily from 9 a. m. to 5 p. m. Here can be seen in large glass tanks, the most valuable and complete collection of fish, seals, turtles and other deep sea inhabitants in existence. At the entrance of the harbor is the Statue of Liberty and little further up is Ellis island through which all immigrants landing in New York City must pass."
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 1 postcard : col. ; 14.75 x 9.63 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1610588
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17089807
Barcode: 33333201350085
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c56a4210-c55b-012f-8798-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1915: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Aquarium. New York City" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1915 - 1930. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8aed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Aquarium. New York City" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 27, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8aed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1915 - 1930). Aquarium. New York City Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8aed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8aed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (still image) Aquarium. New York City, (1915 - 1930) }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=February 27, 2017 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

Aquarium.  New York City