What New York Harbor looked like in 1905

What the harbor looked like on October 4, 1905, to be precise, with several ships pumping gray smoke into the sky.

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There’s the Statue of Liberty—less than 20 years old—in the distance, and what looks like Staten Island far off on the left.

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2 Responses to “What New York Harbor looked like in 1905”

  1. Tom Wilcox Says:

    I liked Castle Garden. My great grandfather was processed there in 1887 before Ellis Island opened.

  2. vastlycurious.com Says:

    Is this a postcard? Lovely!

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