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The Gilbert elevated railroad.

Image ID: 801510

The Gilbert elevated railroad. (1878)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The Gilbert elevated railroad.

Creator

: Davis, Theodore R. -- Artist

Published Date

: 1878

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 37 x 25 cm. (14 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Exterior of car" "Interior of car." "Raising cars upon the tract over an inclined plane." "See page 389." Written on border: "May 18, 1878." "West side from Trinity Church to Central Park."

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 -- elevated railroads

Source Description

: 1 folder (43 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Elev

Digital ID

: 801510

Record ID

: 690786

Digital Item Published

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

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