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New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations, Fifth Ave, 40th to 42d Sts.
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Image ID: 836808

New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations, Fifth Ave, 40th to 42d Sts.

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Image Title

:  New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations, Fifth Ave, 40th to 42d Sts.

Additional Name(s)

: American News Company -- Publisher

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: postcard : col. ; 14.69 x 9.72 cm.

Notes

: Printed on border: "white marble structure being erected on old reservoir site; cost $5,000,000. Main building, 73 branches in various parts of the city, 32 of which are now in operation, including 12 of the 50 Carnegie libraries that are to be built in Manhattan, The Bronx and Richmond. The building is 366 by 246 ft; main stack-room 274 ft. long, with seven tiers." Note 2.) Printed on verso: "No. AA/40 published by The American News Company New-York, Leipzig, Berlin." "Printed in Germany."

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- New York Public Library

Source Description

: 1 folder (21 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-New

Digital ID

: 836807

Record ID

: 1017163

Digital Item Published

: 11-28-2006; updated 3-25-2011

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