NEW YORK AS IT NOW IS. THE SECOND CITY IN THE WORLD IN AREA AND POPULATION; BUT FOR BUSINESS PURPOSES, THE FIRST. VIEW TAKEN FROM THE PALISADES.

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New York as it now is. The Second City in the World in Area and Population; but for business purposes, the first. View taken from the Palisades.

Color printed photo-gravure. 1897.
Image size 10 x 28 1/8" (25.5 x 71.5 cm).
Generally good condition. Tear in upper left portion of the image.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 99525
Price: $725.00
Publisher : Published by Hill Brothers, 806 & 808 Broadway.
An unusual perspective of Manhattan and close surrounding areas.

This view was printed by the American Lithograph Company and was overprinted for use by the Hill Brothers company, who were dealers in hats. bonnets and turbans. A red arrow points to their store on Broadway.

A numbered key identifies bodies of water, Islands, Parks & drives, Bridges (including the never built "North River Bridge", Railroad depots, distances etc. Signed l.r. in the plate, Edw. H. King.
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