Cutting Ice, Rockland Lake, N.Y.

Exhibitions: 
Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
ca. 1890
Medium: 
oil on linen
Dimensions: 
Unframed: 9 3/16 x 14 1/16 x 5/8 in. (23.3 x 35.7 x 1.6 cm) Frame: 17 3/4 x 24 x 3 in. (17 3/4 x 24 x 3 in.)
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Object Number: 
1973.11
Date End: 
1890
eMuseum Object ID: 
90
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OFF
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Section of water pipe

Classification: 
Exhibitions: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
1770-1805
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 9 3/4 in. ( 5.1 x 24.8 cm )
Description: 

Cross section of wooden water pipe; pipe made by boring a hole through the center of a log.

Credit Line: 
Gift of Thomas E. Snook, Jr.
Object Number: 
1956.207
Marks: 
handwritten in ink: on paper label affixed to pipe: "SECTION OF CEDAR WATER PIPE DUG UP IN 1916 BY FREDERICK L. CRANFORD INC. AT PARK PLACE NEAR CHURCH STREET, NEW YORK CITY, ABOUT 5 FEET BELOW THE SURFACE - THIS PIPE WAS LAID IN THE PERIOD BETWEEN 1797 A
Gallery Label: 

According to a paper label affixed to the pipe, it was dug up by Frederick Cranford Inc. in 1916. The pipe was found about five feet below the surface and was believed to have been laid between 1797 and 1804.

Date End: 
1805
eMuseum Object ID: 
23
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OFF
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

No Repeal: State of New York / July 4, 1855

Exhibitions: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Object name: 
Medal
Date: 
ca. 1856
Description: 

An early New York prohibition law was passed by the state legislature in 1855, but was struck down by its Supreme Court soon after.

Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society
Object Number: 
Z.3005
Exclude from TMS update: 
OFF
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Repeal / 18th Amendment

Exhibitions: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Object name: 
Sign
Date: 
1920-1930
Medium: 
Metal and paint
Description: 

With ratification of the Eighteenth Amendment, prohibition went into effect in the United States in 1920. The law proved difficult to enforce and was repealed under the Twenty-first Amendment in 1933.

Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society
Object Number: 
Z.1195
Exclude from TMS update: 
OFF
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Page from William D. Faulkner Account Books

Exhibitions: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
1779
Description: 

During the Revolutionary War, New York City brewer William D. Faulkner (active from 1772 to 1790) sold beer to both the Continental and British armies.

Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society
Exclude from TMS update: 
OFF
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Rheingold Recipes: A Cook Book of Quality. . .

Exhibitions: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
1912
Description: 

This cookbook is an example of an early promotional aid produced by one of New York City’s largest breweries.

Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society
Exclude from TMS update: 
OFF
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Fresh Cool Lager Beer

Exhibitions: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
1877-1894
Medium: 
Color lithograph
Description: 

Brewed and served cold, lager beer was introduced to the United States during the 1840s by German immigrant brewers.

Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society
Exclude from TMS update: 
OFF
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

George Ehret’s Hell Gate Brewery

Exhibitions: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Medium: 
Color lithograph
Description: 

George Ehret (1835-1927), an immigrant brewer from Germany, established his famous New York brewery in 1866.

Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society
Exclude from TMS update: 
OFF
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Rheingold Extra Dry / Lager Beer

Exhibitions: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Object name: 
Sign
Date: 
1950-1960
Medium: 
Printed paper
Description: 

Rheingold beer was brewed in Brooklyn from 1883 until 1976.

Credit Line: 
Rheingold beer was brewed in Brooklyn from 1883 until 1976.
Exclude from TMS update: 
OFF
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Bar Tray, “Jacob Ruppert Beer-Ale”

Exhibitions: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Object name: 
Bar Tray
Date: 
1900-1930
Medium: 
Metal
Description: 

One of nineteenth-century New York’s largest breweries, Jacob Ruppert (1867-1939) founded his successful Manhattan brewery in 1867.

Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society, Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number: 
New-York Historical Society, G
Exclude from TMS update: 
OFF
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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