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View of Broadway, 1834 by  D. T. (David Thomas) VALENTINE - 1859 - from Argosy Book Store and Biblio.com

View of Broadway, 1834

by VALENTINE, D. T. (David Thomas)

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New York: D.T. Valentine, 1859. unbound. View. Lithograph. Image measures 6" x 8 1/2". This small view depicts Broadway as it looked in 1834. David Thomas Valentine (1801-1869) served as the Deputy to the Clerk of the Common Council for thirty-seven years and began publishing the "Manual for the Corporation of the City of New York" in 1841. The Manuals were directories of extensive historical and contemporary records of New York that included facts about the City of New York, city history, city council information, and reported on the progress of public works such as Central Park. Popularly called Valentine's Manuals, the texts were richly illustrated with maps, lithographs, and engravings. This view provides a fascinating look at New York City.
  • Bookseller: Argosy Book Store US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 286768
  • Title: View of Broadway, 1834
  • Author: VALENTINE, D. T. (David Thomas)
  • Format/binding: Unbound
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Publisher: D.T. Valentine
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1859
  • Keywords: Harlem, Macombs Dam, Macombs Dam Bridge, Manhattan, New York City


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