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The Half-Moon leaving Amsterdam.

Image ID: 814706

The Half-Moon leaving Amsterdam. (1892)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The Half-Moon leaving Amsterdam.


: Bonwill, Charles E. H., b. ca. 1836 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1892

Depicted Date

: 1609

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 19 x 9 cm. (7 1/4 x 3 1/2 in.)


: Printed on border: "usually in a tearful condition as the ship proceeded on her way out of the harbor into the Zuyder Zee. It is unquestionable at this point that the Half-Moon cast off her moorings and began her eventful journey in 1609." Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From The memorial history of the city of New York, from its settlement to the year 1892. (New York : New York History Co., 1892) Wilson, James Grant (1832-1914), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Exploration -- 1600s

Source Description

: 1 folder (25 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC EXP-16

Digital ID

: 814706

Record ID

: 713754

Digital Item Published

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

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