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Source:   New York City -- bridges -- Brooklyn


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The wire for the East River bridge.

Image ID: 800549

The wire for the East River bridge. (1877)


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Image Details

Image Title

:  The wire for the East River bridge.

Creator

: Bross, Robert S., b. ca. 1831 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1877

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 32 x 25 cm. (12 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on image: "making the wire for the East River bridge." "Making the large coils." "Size of the wire." "Testing the wire." Figures numbered 1-4. Includes additional text. Written on border: "Mar. 3, 1877"

Original Source

: From Scientific American. (New York : Munn Co., 1845-) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- bridges -- Brooklyn

Source Description

: 1 folder (29 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Brid-Brk

Digital ID

: 800549

Record ID

: 717448

Digital Item Published

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

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