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The Staten Island ferry-boat disaster--the "Westfield" immediately after the explosion.

Image ID: 801614

The Staten Island ferry-boat disaster--the "Westfield" immediately after the explosion. (1871)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The Staten Island ferry-boat disaster--the "Westfield" immediately after the explosion.

Creator

: Palen, W. Long -- Illustrator

Published Date

: 1871

Depicted Date

: 1871

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 22 x 23 cm. (8 3/4 x 9 1/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Sketched from the hurricane-deck of the 'Northfield' by W. Long Palin." Written on border: "Aug. 12, 1871."

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 -- ferries

Source Description

: 1 folder (15 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Fer

Digital ID

: 801614

Record ID

: 690887

Digital Item Published

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

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