Croton Water Celebration 1842

Croton Water Celebration 1842

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Description (Brief)
Color print of a large fountain in a park in the center of a town. The park is fenced off from the streets surrounding it which are lined by multi-storied buildings. A parade is in progress on these streets and a fire-engine pulled by six horses is in the center foreground.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
Date made
1842
producer
Atwill, Joseph F.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Measurements
image: 7 3/4 in x 12 1/4 in; 19.685 cm x 31.115 cm
ID Number
DL.60.3684
catalog number
60.3684
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Architecture, Domestic Buildings
Architecture
Parks, public
Chronology: 1840-1849
Fire Fighting
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols
Wagons
Civic Associations
Holidays and Celebrations, general
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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