The great East River bridge: to connect the cities of New York & Brooklyn (LOC)

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Currier & Ives.

The great East River bridge: to connect the cities of New York & Brooklyn

New York : Published by Currier & Ives, c1872.

1 print : lithograph, hand-colored.

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 2808

Format: Lithographs--Hand-colored--1870-1880.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA

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Call Number: PGA - Currier & Ives--Great East River bridge ...


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    Hanna (LOC P

    • 26/Nov/2021 21:11:54

    Emily Warren Roebling oversaw the completion of the Brooklyn Bridge (known as the East River Bridge) after her husband fell ill. Anyone know what was on her lap when she became the first person to ride across the completed bridge in 1883?

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    Galilla S

    • 29/Nov/2021 15:28:53[email protected] A rooster for victory!

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    Hanna (LOC P

    • 29/Nov/2021 20:28:58[email protected] Correct!