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Title
Lafayette Engine No. 7 ; Phoenix Engine No. 22.
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

New York City -- Fire Department -- 1899 & Earlier

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1882
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Fir-18
Topics
New York (N.Y.). Fire Dept -- To 1899
Floats (Parades)
Men -- 1800-1899
Fire engines -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1800-1899
Notes
Content: Printed on image: "Lafayette Engine Company No. 7 displayed their engine, burnished in superior style, upon a stage drawn by four handsome bay horses." Fire department parade during celebration of the opening of the Erie Canal, 1825.
Source note: The story of the volunteer fire department of the city of New York. (New York : Harper, 1882) Sheldon, George William (1843-1914), Author.
Physical Description
Line photoengravings
Extent: 17 x 13 cm. (6 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.)
Red ink stain and tear on image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1615357
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17538225
Barcode: 33333159156955
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 30b492e0-c55d-012f-6910-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1882: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Lafayette Engine No. 7 ; Phoenix Engine No. 22." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1882. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cdcb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Lafayette Engine No. 7 ; Phoenix Engine No. 22." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 3, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cdcb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1882). Lafayette Engine No. 7 ; Phoenix Engine No. 22. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-cdcb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Lafayette Engine No. 7 ; Phoenix Engine No. 22.