ALMS HOUSE BUILDINGS. : BLACKWELLS ISLAND. [ROOSEVELT ISLAND].

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Alms House Buildings. : Blackwells Island. [Roosevelt Island].

Two-Color Lithograph, 1853.
Image size 3 1/2 x 6 1/8" (8.8 x 15.5 cm).
Good condition save for minor text offset. Fold lower left corner. (as is).
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 70152
Price: $50.00
Publisher : Published by D.T. Valentine.
Lith. for D.T Valentine's Manuel, 1853. By Geo. Hayward, 120 Water Street, N.Y. From the “Manuel of the Common Council of the City of New York” by D.T Valentine published from 1841 - 1870. Also known as the Valentine’s Manuals they contain hundreds of lithographs, maps and woodcuts of New York City and is the first comprehensive portrait of the city.

Blackwell's Island was renamed Roosevelt Island in 1971, after Franklin D. Roosevelt.
18th-19th Century Subjects , New York City - Under $300 , Queens