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Avalanch[e] of Freedom

Object Number: 
Overpainted photograph
mat: 23.9 x 33.1 cm (9 7/16 x 13 1/16 in.) sheet: 19.1 x 26 cm (7 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)
Label, recto, lower left: "123A"; Stamp, verso, lower right: "Gift of Hudson-Fulton Celebration Commission, May 5, 1911"
Verso, upper center in graphite: "1910-234"
1909 Hudson-Fulton Celebration, New York Carnival Float
Credit Line: 
Gift of Hudson-Fulton Celebration Commission
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group