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N.Y. Yacht Club House, Elysian Fields, Hoboken.

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Arthur H. Clark Collection
Object type: periodical
Maker: Risdon
Place made: unknown
Date made: 1855
Materials: ink; paper; mounting
Measurements: 5 in x 5 1/2 in
Nomenclature: New York Yacht Club; American
Classification: yachting

Newspaper clipping with a woodcut of the New York Yacht Club's first clubhouse, on the Elysian Fields, with trees, a river, and an American flag outside. Below is printed the title and a passage of text in two columns discussing the Club. It begins, "Our engraving gives a very fair representation of the club house of the New York Yacht Club, situate at the romantic spot known as the Elysian Fields, Hoboken, opposite New York City." Text on verso is faintly visible through paper.


CC-N-0346