Brooklyn Bridge, New York.

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Brooklyn Bridge, New York.
Manhattan Post Card Co. (Publisher)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Bridges -- Brooklyn

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1910 - 1920
Place: New York, N. Y.
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Brid-Brk
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc
Bridges -- New York (State) -- New York
East River (N.Y.)
Excursion boats
Photomechanical prints
Content: Printed on verso: "Brooklyn Bridge. The first great suspension bridge built and considered the world's greatest achievement in bridge-building. Connects lower New York City with Brooklyn, extending over the East River. Total length of the bridge is 6,537 feet with a width of 85 feet. Over a half million people cross the bridge daily and in addition to trolley and elevated cars about 5,000 vehicles use this structure."
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 1 postcard : col. ; 14.41 x 9.32 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1611522
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17091080
Barcode: 33333201350523
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0d258a90-c55c-012f-784d-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)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Brooklyn Bridge, New York." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1910 - 1920.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Brooklyn Bridge, New York." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 23, 2017.

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1910 - 1920). Brooklyn Bridge, New York. Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Brooklyn Bridge, New York.