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

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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Collection processed by Marybeth Kavanagh

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

Scope and Contents Note

This collection consists of 23 bird's-eye view lithographic prints created by artist John Bachmann (1814-1896). The prints date from 1849 to circa 1885. Eighteen of the prints are views of New York City; the remaining five are of other cities, including Boston, Hoboken, New Orleans, Philadelphia, and Washington, DC.

Arrangement Note

The prints are arranged in two series. Thereunder they are filed chronologically.

Series I. Views of New York City

Series II. Views of Other Cities