Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

A view on the Hudson River

image number:

P0024527

description:

This image scanned from the Cornelius Pering letter held in the Indiana University Archives. Search the accession number 0036 to see images of all of the pages of the letter as well as details of the watercolor images. For a description of the entire letter see image P0024522.

Pering describes this image in his letter, in full: "...a view on the Hudson, with the Catskill Mountains in the distance; on the right bank a country seat, many of which are to be seen, continually peeping through the trees, in sailing from New York to Albany."

date taken:

1833 August 27

photographer studio:

Pering, Cornelius (as artist)

accession number:

0036

topic:

Rivers

topic:

Travel

topic:

Sailboats

topic:

Art

topic:

Watercolors

state:

New York

other place name:

Hudson River

series:

Buildings & Grounds