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The electric light in houses : laying the tubes for wires in the streets of New York.

Image ID: 809805

The electric light in houses : laying the tubes for wires in the streets of New York. (1882)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The electric light in houses : laying the tubes for wires in the streets of New York.

Creator

: Snyder, W. P. -- Artist

Published Date

: 1882

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 24 x 36 cm. (9 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.)

Notes

: Captions: "Insulator" "Laying the electrical tubes" Testing tubes for …" Artist's signature printed on image (bottom left). Printed on border: "Drawn by W. P. S[nyder]." Written on border: "June 24, 1882." Bottom right corner tipped off; tear on image.

Original Source

: From Harper's weekly : a journal of civilization. (New York : Harper' s Weekly Co., 1857-1916) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- street lighting

Source Description

: 1 folder (1 picture)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Str-Li

Digital ID

: 809805

Record ID

: 705740

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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