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Title
Hell Gate Bridge, New York City
Names
American Studio (Photographer)
Collection

Historical postcards of New York City

New York City -- Bridges

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1915 - 1930
Place: New York
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: NEW YC-Bri
Topics
Bridges
Hell Gate Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
Steamboats -- New York (State) -- New York
Genres
Postcards
Notes
Content: "Hell Gate Bridge is the longest steel arch bridge in the world and crosses Hell Gate, Ward's Island, Randall's Island, Bronx Hills to New York. Length 1,000 feet, height 200 feet, weight 80,000 tons, concrete towers 200 feet high; cost $14,000,000."--printed on verso.
Statement of responsibility: "Copyright American Studio, New York."--printed on verso.
Physical Description
Extent: 9 x 14 cm or 14 x 9 cm
Halftone photomechanical prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Barcode: 33333201350408
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fae99c60-c55b-012f-13ac-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)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Hell Gate Bridge, New York City" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1915 - 1930. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8b2d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Hell Gate Bridge, New York City" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 14, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8b2d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1915 - 1930). Hell Gate Bridge, New York City Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8b2d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Hell Gate Bridge, New York City