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FULTON AT CLERMONT MANOR Arrival at the Home of Chancellor Livingston, Aug. 18, 1807 on the first trip from New York

CLERMONT MANOR. Property of Chancellor Livingston, who furnished the funds for Fulton's experiments. Fulton's Steamboat, the "Clermont," was named after this estate, and it was here she made the first stop. August 18th, 1807, on her maiden voyage up the

American
1909
Publisher The Churchman Company


Dimensions

Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2015.9069

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Mint.
1609 HUDSON - FULTON 1807 “MANHATTAN SERIES” - sixteen Hudson-Fulton Post Cards published by The Churchman Company, 434 Lafayette Street, New York, N.Y.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder