1893 Print Blackwells Island Hospital Asylum Lighthouse ORIGINAL HISTORIC NY2

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This is an original 1893 halftone print of scenes of Blackwell's Island including: the Female Insane Pavilion; the Lighthouse; Nurses' Home, Charity Hospital; Almshouse Chapel; Amusement Hall; Steamer Landing; Visitor's Promenade; the Warden's Residence; and the Old Blackwell Residence.

Period Paper is pleased to offer a large collection of historical images of New York City. Dating from the late-19th century, these halftone prints capture a New York that sadly, in many cases, no longer exists.

CONDITION

This 118+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No aging. No creases. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Grayscale
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 6 inches; 10 x 15 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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