Norwich, Conn.

Description (Brief):

Color print depicting one large and three small town views. The main view is a panorama of a city beside a river with two covered bridges connecting it to a grassy area in the foreground. Sailing vessels and a steamboat are on the river to the left. The tree smaller views along the bottom of the print depict a factory beside a falls (Norwich Falls), a rural town (Norwich Town) and a factory complex on a river (Greenville, Norwich).

Date Made: n.d.

Artist; Lithographer: Knecht, H.Printer: Rau, Jacob

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York City

Subject: RailroadsArchitecture, Industrial BuildingsArchitectureCarriagesBridgesArchitecture, Domestic BuildingsHorsesWagonsRiver scenes & river lifeShips


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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.3742Catalog Number: 60.3742

Object Name: lithographObject Type: Lithograph

Measurements: image: 16 3/4 in x 29 1/2 in; 42.545 cm x 74.93 cm


Record Id: nmah_325945

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