Catalog ID: History H-1981.108.1
Object Name: Print
Title: View of Albany N.Y. From the East
Object Type: Documentary Artifact
Date Made: 1845
Place Made: New York, New York Co., New York
Artist: Edwin Whitefield
Printer: Lewis & Brown
Materials: paper; lithographed
Measurements: 15 3/8 x 24 in.
Physical Description: Lithograph. Sepia-tone view of Albany as seen from Rensselaer across the Hudson River with 34 keyed landmarks in bottom margin. Sailboats & steamers on river; man on horseback, cattle and sheep grazing near shoreline in foreground.
Publications: Scherer, John L. and Schein, Richard, 1991, A Bird's Eye View of New York: Views and Viewmakers of New York State 1836-1892 (published illustration: p. 9, fig. 5)