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Enlargement and reconstruction of Governor's Island Military Post.

Image ID: 804990

Enlargement and reconstruction of Governor's Island Military Post. (1907)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Enlargement and reconstruction of Governor's Island Military Post.

Creator

: McKnight-Smith, C. -- Artist

Published Date

: 1907

Created Date

: 1907

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 31 x 25 cm. (12 1/4 x 9 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on image: "Scientific American, N.Y." Printed on border: "Bird's eye view, looking south, of Governor's Island as it will appear when the present plans are carried out. As completed, the island will be three times its present size, 101 acres being now in process of reclamation by means of sea walls and dredging. It will accommodate a regiment of 1,200 men." Written on border: "Nov. 30, 1907."

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- Governor's Island

Source Description

: 1 folder (7 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Gove

Digital ID

: 804990

Record ID

: 692269

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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