New York. Bird's-eye view of the southern portion of the city

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Title
New York. Bird's-eye view of the southern portion of the city
Names
Raphael Tuck & Sons (Publisher)
Collection

Historical postcards of New York City

New York City -- Night scenes

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1906 (Approximate)
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC POC NEW YC-Nig-Sc
Topics
Moonlight
Night
East River (N.Y.) -- 1900-1909
New York (N.Y.) -- 1900-1909
Battery Park (New York, N.Y.) -- 1900-1909
Genres
Postcards
Aerial views
Notes
Content: "This picture shows the junction of the North and East Rivers, together with the present bridges connecting the city with the Borough of Brooklyn. It represents a true view of the 'down-toen section,' America's financial centre, and the headquarters of the commercial, manufacturing, shipping, mining and other interests. The city itself consists of five boroughs--Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and Richmond, and covers and area of 326 3/4 square miles, with a population of 4,019,000 (according to the census of 1905)."--printed on verso.
Statement of responsibility: "Raphael Tuck & Sons' 'Oilette' [Regd.] postcard 2338. Art publishers to Their Majesties the King & Queen."--printed on verso.
Physical Description
Extent: 9 x 14 cm or 14 x 9 cm
Halftone photomechanical prints
Black ink stains on image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Barcode: 33333201353550
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 08005890-c55f-012f-cce6-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1906: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "New York. Bird's-eye view of the southern portion of the city" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1906. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8d9b-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. "New York. Bird's-eye view of the southern portion of the city" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 17, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8d9b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1906). New York. Bird's-eye view of the southern portion of the city Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-8d9b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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New York.  Bird's-eye view of the southern portion of the city