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Guide to the Collection of John Bachmann Prints
1849-1885
 PR 353

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


© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Marybeth Kavanagh

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on February 23, 2018 using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Available by advance appointment only. To schedule an appointment, contact the Print Room Librarian at printroom@nyhistory.org. Photocopying undertaken by staff only. Limited to twenty exposures of stable, unbound material per day. (Researchers may not accrue unused copy amounts from previous days.)

Use Restrictions

Application to use images from this collection for publication should be made in writing to:

Department of Rights and Reproductions The New-York Historical Society 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024-5194 rightsandrepro@nyhistory.org 212-485-9228

Permission to reproduce or quote text from this collection in a publication must be requested from and granted in writing by the Library Director, The New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024-5194.

Preferred Citation Note

This collection should be cited as Collection of John Bachmann Prints, PR 353, Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections, The New-York Historical Society.

Related Archival Materials Note

Additional printed views of New York City can be found in the Geographic File PR 20, the Boyd Collection PR 07, and the Printmaker File PR 58. All bound volumes of New York City and other views arecatalogued in the Library’s catalog, BOBCAT.

Immediate Source of Acquisition Note

This collection has been compiled from a variety of gifts and purchases. View of Central Park, New York City (circa 1875) was purchased January 2018. The other prints were previously part of the Geographic File PR 20.

Processing Information Note

Twenty-two of the twenty-three prints in this collection were removed from PR 20 Geographic File in Jan-Feb 2018. View of Central Park, New York City (circa 1875) was purchased January 2018.