Bronze statue of Minerva and the Bell Ringers that is part of the James Gordon Bennett Memorial in Herald Square, Sixth Avenue and 34th Street. The statue was sculpted by Antonin Jean Carles and was once part of the New York Herald Building.
Fugitive slaves--Martinique; Fugitive slaves--Rhode Island
One-page petition submitted by Remy Thiboult regarding the discovery of a runaway slave belonging to Samuel Johnson of Rhode Island, on the Schooner Corsaire docked in the harbor of St. Pierre, Martinique.
Canal construction;Debris;Dredges;Embankments;Hills;Logs;Reflections;Rocks;Ropes;Sections;Rural;Sheds;Smoke;Trails & paths;Trees;Waterfronts;Canal construction workers;Men;People;Sepia postcards;Scows;Panoramic views;Canals;
Photographic postcard of hydraulic dredge with two pilot houses in a narrow channel during canal construction. Two men which are presumed to be workers are visible on the dredge. Thick smoke issues from tall smokestack. Scow filled with debris...