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Municipal Ferryboat and Battery. New York.
A postcard by W.J. Grimshaw that contains an image of a Municipal Five Bouroughs Class Staten Island ferryboat with the Lower Manhattan shoreline and skyline in the background. The Whitehall ferry terminal is also in the background.
Artist: William J. Grimshaw (1854 - 1931)
Dates: c. 1907 to 1922
Dimensions: 3.5" H x 5.5" W
Signature/Inscription: Front: Municipal Ferryboat and Battery. New York. Publ. by W. J. Grimshaw; Reverse: Purchased in 1922 (William T. Davis handwriting). Postcards of Quality--The Albertype Co., Brooklyn, N.Y.
Accession Number: WTD 1891
Credit: Gift of William T. Davis
Tags: 20th century, ferry, ferry terminal, five boroughs class, grimshaw, lower manhattan, manhattan, maritime, new york harbor, photograph, postcard, skyline, staten island ferry, w.j. grimshaw, whitehall, william t. davis postcard collection