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The new municipal building for the city of New York.

Image ID: 805967

The new municipal building for the city of New York. (1910)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The new municipal building for the city of New York.


: Figaro, Charles -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: McKim, Mead & White -- Architect

Published Date

: 1910

Created Date

: 1910

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 31 x 22 cm. (12 1/4 x 8 1/2 in.)


: Artist's signature and date of creation printed on image (bottom left). Printed on border: "This noble building, which will cost $10,000,000, will accommodate 8,000 people and have sufficient capacity to house under one roof all the city bureaus. The foundations, costing &,443,000, are the deepest in the World, extending to a maximum depth of 144 feet below the curb. The tower …" "See page 46." Written on border: "July 16, 1910." Wrinkles on ....
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Original Source

: From Scientific American. (New York : Munn Co., 1845-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- municipal buildings

Source Description

: 1 folder (3 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 805967

Record ID

: 693753

Digital Item Published

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

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