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New York City

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Engineering Field Books 1893-1910

Identifier: SC MS 0253

Interesting examples of engineering calculations and observations before the age of computers. Some books have calculations recording the Lehigh River flow and flood stages as well as New York City engineering works at the turn of the twentieth century.

Dates: 1893-1910; Majority of material found within 1901-1902

Typography Scrapbook

Identifier: SC MS 0259

A scrapbook with assorted samples of typography initial alphabet fonts, head and tail piece ornamentation of wood or copper engraving for the printing press. Some of the samples represent illustrations appearing on Confederate currency but most examples represent Victorian embellishments.

Dates: 1826 - 1883