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Hudson ascends the river in the Half Moon.

Image ID: 814703

Hudson ascends the river in the Half Moon. (1875)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Hudson ascends the river in the Half Moon.

Published Date

: 1875

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 19 x 12 cm. (7 1/4 x 4 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "Dutch discovery on the Hudson. 27" "Section VI. Early Dutch discovery and exploration." "In 1609, in the service of the Dutch East India Company, Hudson made another unsuccessful attempt in the same direction. He then crossed over to the American continent, and, entering New York Bay, May, 1609, ascended the river that bears his name as far as the head of navigation. This was the foundation of the Dutch claim in North Ame ....
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Original Source

: From A school history of the United States, from the discovery of America to the year 1870. (New York : Harper, 1875) Scott, David B., 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

: 814703

Record ID

: 713755

Digital Item Published

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

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