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Jamaica Town Hall, 159-01 Jamaica Avenue, Jamaica, Queens.

Image ID: 482624

Jamaica Town Hall, 159-01 Jamaica Avenue, Jamaica, Queens. (June 01, 1937)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Jamaica Town Hall, 159-01 Jamaica Avenue, Jamaica, Queens.

Creator

: Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991 -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

: Federal Art Project (New York, N.Y.) -- Sponsor

Created Date

: June 01, 1937

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photograph: gelatin silver print, matte, double weight paper; 8 x 10 in. untrimmed contact print

Item/Page/Plate

: inv. #0287

Notes

: Code: I.A.3. Note 2.) People sit in front of town hall with rock foundations, light colored brick, and chimneys alternating with dormers along mansard roof.

Provenance

: Picture Collection transfer, 1988

Standard Reference

: CNY# 249

Source

: Changing New York / Berenice Abbott.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Catalog Call Number

: MFZ (Abbott) 96-4294

Digital ID

: 482624

Record ID

: 104410

Digital Item Published

: 8-10-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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