Hudson Memorial Monument ; Hudson Memorial Bridge

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Title
Hudson Memorial Monument ; Hudson Memorial Bridge
Names
Harper Brothers (Copyright holder)
Churchman Company (Publisher)
Collection

Historical postcards of New York City

New York City -- Monuments

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1909 (Approximate)
Place: New York, N.Y.
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC POC NEW YC-Mon
Topics
Monuments & memorials -- New York (State) -- New York -- Designs and plans
Bridges -- Design -- 1900-1909
Hudson, Henry, d. 1611 -- Monuments
Models
Genres
Postcards
Renderings
Reproductions
Notes
Content: "Hudson Memorial Bridge. To be erected over the Harlem at Spuyten Duyvil (upper New York) as a permanent memorial to Henry Hudson. Planned by Professor William H. Burr, Columbia University, Whitney Warren, architect. It will be double-decked for foot and railway traffic. The centre span, 725 feet, will be the longest masonry arch in the world." "Hudson Memorial Monument. Designed by Karl Bitter. Cost about $100,000, raised by popular subscription. Dedicated during the Hudson-Fulton Celebration, September 25th to October 9th, 1909."--printed on verso.
Statement of responsibility: "'Mahattan Series'--sixteen Hudson-Fulton Post Cards published by The Churchman Company, 434 Lafayette Street, New York, N.Y."--printed on verso.
Content: Cf. Image ID 800515.
Date: Copyright date: 1909
Physical Description
Extent: 9 x 14 cm or 14 x 9 cm
Halftone photomechanical prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Barcode: 33333201353246
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ea190d00-c55e-012f-6d3f-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1909: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Hudson Memorial Monument ; Hudson Memorial Bridge" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1909. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8d5d-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. "Hudson Memorial Monument ; Hudson Memorial Bridge" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 24, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8d5d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1909). Hudson Memorial Monument ; Hudson Memorial Bridge Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8d5d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Hudson Memorial Monument ; Hudson Memorial Bridge