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Guide to the New-York Historical Society Collection of Currier & Ives Prints
1844-1880
 PR 230

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
(212) 873-3400


New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Larry Weimer

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: New-York Historical Society
Creator: Currier & Ives
Title: New-York Historical Society collection of Currier & Ives prints
Dates [inclusive]: 1844-1880
Abstract: About 46 lithographs and chromolithographs produced by Currier & Ives. Principal topics include the patriotism of men, women and children during the Civil War; images of Jesus Christ and Christian saints; Mississippi River paddle steamboats; country landscapes; and "The Life of a Fireman" series of six plates.
Quantity: 3 Linear feet in 6 flat file folders
Call Phrase: PR 230