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Title Digital scans of the fold-out plates of Tunneling Under the Hudson River. S.D.V. Burr; NY: John Wiley & Sons, 1885.
Object Name Drawing, Technical
Catalog Number 2002.239.0002
Collection Hoboken Transportation Collection
Credit Gift of Terry Kennedy.
Scope & Content Digital scans of the fold-out plates from the book: Burr, S.D.V. Tunneling Under the Hudson River: Being a Description of the Obstacles Encountered, The Experience Gained, The Success Achieved, and the Plans Finally Adopted for Rapid and Economical Prosecution of the Work. NY: John Wiley & Sons, 1885. Images are archived.

Only the 11 folding sheets with the 27 plates were made available for imaging by the Museum. All sheets are shown in full with additional images for each plate some of which are done in sectional detail for viewing convenience.
Date 1885
Year Range from 1885.0
Year Range to 1885.0
Search Terms
Hudson & Manhattan Railroad
PATH
Hudson Tunnel Railroad Company
Hudson Railway Company
Imagefile 018\20022390002.JPG
Classification Railroads
Transportation
Tunnels
Machinery
Business & Commerce
Water