A statue of Peter Cooper Statue in Saint-Gaudens in New York City. Peter Cooper (1791-1883), manufacturer, real-estate investor, and inventor, established the Cooper Union in New York City in the 1850's. The school offered free instruction in science, engineering, and art.
1856 – circa 1911
New York State Archives, New York (State). Education Dept. Division of Visual Instruction. Instructional lantern slides, ca. 1856-1939. Series A3045-78, No. D47_NE24.
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