A view of men moving large wooden near the East River waterfront with the "Ferry Hotel" visible in the background. Published in "Manual of the Corporation of the city of New York" (known as "Valentine's Manual").
Inscription: Below image left: "Lith. of Sarony, Major & Knapp, 449 Broadway, NY." Below image right: "for D.T. Valentine's Manual, 1863." Bottom center: "Jackson Ferry, Foot of Jackson St East River–1861"