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Amsterdam, The Netherlands. A Panoramic View From Dam Looking Towards the Oued Kerk..

The first Blaeu printing house at Damrak, the second printing house at Bloemgracht, and the third printing house at Gravenstraat were located within a short walking distance from this view, though somewhat altered by the recontruction of the ring canals between 1867-96.

From the Russell Sturgis Collection, Department of Special Collections, Washington University Libraries.

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