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Title Building Brooklyn Bridge
Collection Brooklyn slide collection
Photographer Brainerd, George B., 1845-1887
Image ID V1984.1.83
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Date 1876 ca.
Description View taken from the water of one of the Brooklyn Bridge stone towers and the first spanning cables. Also showing multiple sailboats on the East River.

Bk. Mus. neg. 1614. G. B. Brainerd. "Building Bk. Bridge" [handwritten on mount].

OCT 73N7 [printed on mount].

Kodachrome transparency. Processed by Kodak [printed on mount].
Place Names Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
East River (N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Bridges
Construction
River channels
Sailboats
Sailing ships
Ships
Copyright PUBLIC DOMAIN