Queensboro Bridge, New York

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Queensboro Bridge, New York
American Studio (Photographer)
Success Postal Card Co. (Publisher)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Bridges

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1910 - 1920
Place: New York
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Brid
Bridges -- New York (State) -- New York
Queensboro Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
East River (N.Y.)
Steamboats -- New York (State) -- New York
Excursion boats
cantilever construction
Content: Printed on verso: "The Queensboro Bridge, over the East River and Blackwells Island from East 59th Street, Manhattan, to Long Island City, is a great cantilever structure, 7,636 feet long, clear height over channel, 135 feet, height of Island towers, 324 feet. Begun in 1901; opened, March 30, 1909; total cost $29,000,000."
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 1 postcard : col. ; 14.78 x 9.61 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1611520
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17091077
Barcode: 33333201350341
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f7891420-c55b-012f-7802-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1910: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Queensboro Bridge, New York" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1910 - 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8b21-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Queensboro Bridge, New York" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 25, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8b21-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1910 - 1920). Queensboro Bridge, New York Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8b21-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Queensboro Bridge, New York