The photos of the Hudson-Fulton Celebration were a gift of the Hudson-Fulton Celebration Commission on May 5, 1911. One hundred photos were purchased from Alexander Alland in 1953 (Schell Fund, Wilbur Fund). One postcard was purchased in 1993, and five in 2000; all were originally from Alland's collection. The remaining photos were gifts.
Open to qualified researchers.
Photocopying undertaken by staff only. Limited to 30 photocopies per day per person. Suitability of the original for photocopying is at the discretion of the staff. Neither blueprints nor tracings can be copied under any circumstances. Duplication of large-format items will be done by the house photographer. See Print Room guidelines for details.
Permission to reproduce any Print Room holdings through publication must be obtained
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The copyright law of the United States governs the making of photocopies and protects unpublished materials as well as published materials. Unpublished materials created before January 1, 1978 cannot be quoted in publication without permission of the copyright holder.
This collection should be cited as: Jessie Tarbox Beals Photograph Collection, PR 4, Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections, The New-York Historical Society.