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The eminent burghers, Manheers, Tenbroek and Hardenbroeck disputing about the plan of the City of New Amsterdam.

Image ID: 805612

The eminent burghers, Manheers, Tenbroek and Hardenbroeck disputing about the plan of the City of New Amsterdam. (1887)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The eminent burghers, Manheers, Tenbroek and Hardenbroeck disputing about the plan of the City of New Amsterdam.

Creator

: Petrie & Pels -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1887

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 19 x 14 cm. (7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "The one insisting that they should run out docks and wharfs, and the other that it should be cut up and intersected by canals, after the manner of Old Amsterdam. The dispute ended in high words without coming to any conclusion on a subject of so much interest to posterity, and was the cause of much bad feeling between the parties and their descendants ever after." "(From an old print.)" Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From Our firemen : a history of New York Fire Department. (New York : A. Costello, 1887) Costello, Augustine E., Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- life -- 1699 & earlier

Source Description

: 1 folder (18 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Lif-16

Digital ID

: 805612

Record ID

: 693401

Digital Item Published

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

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