The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Ice Hills on the Pier, Oswego, N. Y.


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Wood engravings
Description:
Woodcut engraving of the port of Oswego in the winter of 1856. From the linked article: "In this sketch, a part of Fort Ontario is seen in the distance. At the right hand is a monster store-house, capable of containing two hundred and fifty thousand bushels of wheat, besides twenty-five hundred barrels, the latter on the first floor. In the centre of the foreground, and at the left hand of it, it will be seen that the fronzen basin has been safely used as a lumber yard."
Inscriptions:
Ice Hills on the Pier, Oswego, N. Y.
Publisher:
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper
Place of Publication:
New York
Date of Original:
22 Mar 1856
Subject(s):
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.45535 Longitude: -76.5105
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Ice Hills on the Pier, Oswego, N. Y.
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Ice Hills on the Pier, Oswego, N. Y.


Woodcut engraving of the port of Oswego in the winter of 1856. From the linked article: "In this sketch, a part of Fort Ontario is seen in the distance. At the right hand is a monster store-house, capable of containing two hundred and fifty thousand bushels of wheat, besides twenty-five hundred barrels, the latter on the first floor. In the centre of the foreground, and at the left hand of it, it will be seen that the fronzen basin has been safely used as a lumber yard."