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Collection of photographs of East River and Hudson River piers, Manhattan

Collection Data

Collection of 99 photographs of East River and Hudson River piers in Manhattan, in two volumes. Volume 1 contains images of South Ferry to Pier 49 ; Volume 2 includes Pier 50 to Pier 99. The collection includes photos of the Erie Railroad Company, Pennsylvania Railroad, and Department of Sanitation facilities.
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1951 (Questionable)
Library locations
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy
Shelf locator: AZ 05-1177
Harbors -- New York (State) -- New York
Piers & wharves -- New York (State) -- New York
New York (N.Y.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Acquisition: Gift of Kenneth Kennedy
Physical Description
Extent: 99 photographs in 2 binder boxes : b&w, 8 x 10 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16041034
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 47d7a790-c6ce-012f-a61c-58d385a7bc34
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