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Printing House Square, New York (Joseph Shannon's Manual)

Lithographer:
Lithographed by W. C. Rogers & Co. (New York)
Publisher:
Joseph Shannon (American, active 1860s)
Publisher:
Common Council, Corporation of the City of New York
Date:
1868
Medium:
Color lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/4 × 8 11/16 in. (13.4 × 22 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of William Keighley, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.662.18
Not on view
A view of four and five storey buildings housing publishers in Printing House Squre, New York (from Manual of the Common Council of New York, known as Joseph Shannon's Manual).
Inscription: buildings are labeled: "The Sun", "Steam Job Printing House Square", "La Crosse, Democrat"; "The Irish Republican", "The Day Book", "Weekly Day Book", "Sunday Times", "Tract House, American", "New York Times", "Church Union", "The Albion", "The World", "Revolution", "Scientific American."
William Keighley; Donor: William Keighley
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