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New York Public Library
New York Public Library
TitleNew York Public Library
Digitized Materialcolor postcard
Coverage-SpatialNew York City, New York
SubjectLibrary buildings New York
Public libraries
DescriptionOn Front: New York Public Library, Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, New York City. On Back: Public Library, New York. The Public Library on 5th Avenue and 42nd Street, covers two city blacks. Said to be the most complete library in the country, it contains over two millions volumes. It is built of white marble, cost nine million dollars and was opened to the public May 23, 1911.
Creator-CorporateIrving Underhill
PublisherALA Archives - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
ThemeLibrary Postcards
Sub-themeNew York
Techniqueartist rendering
Inclusive Dates1895-
Work Dimensions-Measurement13.9 x 8.6 cm.
Resource IdentifierALA0000612
Date Created2010-04-09
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. University Archives
CollectionSjoerd Koopman Library Postcard Collection
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