Overall: 7 x 4 in. ( 17.8 x 10.2 cm )
printed: above header: "COMPLETION of the CROTON AQUEDUCT/ NEW YORK OCTOBER 14th 1842"
printed: below header: "HISTORY/ In the year 1793, Dr. Joseph Brown proposed to supply the City of/ New-York with water, by bringing the river Bronx to Harlem in an op
Silk copper-engraved ribbon; header with an image of a Native American and a man seated on either side of of a medallion seal with cider barrels on it, an American bald eagle is above and images of an aqueduct, a church steeple and a fountain are in the back ground; all above an inscribed text of the history of the Croton Aquduct; printed in black on a white ground.
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