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Jefferson Market The famous public clock affectionately known as "Old Jeff." August 31, the day the clock was started after the over work of restoration and electrification for which the Committee for the Clock in the Courthouse contracted to pay $3400. On balcony are Committee members and news writers, also: James vanDerpool, Director of New York City Commission Landmarks Preservation; Alan Burnham, American Architectural Archives; Margot Gayle, Chairman of the Clock Committee; Giorgio Cavaglieri, architect converting the building to a public library and, others.

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[Jefferson Market] The famous public clock affectionately known as "Old Jeff." August 31, the day the clock was started after the over work of restoration and electrification for which the Committee for the Clock in the Courthouse contracted to pay $3400.  On balcony are Committee members and news writers, also: James vanDerpool, Director of New York City Commission Landmarks Preservation; Alan Burnham, American Architectural Archives; Margot Gayle, Chairman of the Clock Committee; Giorgio Cavaglieri, architect converting the building to a public library and, others.

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Jefferson Market The famous public clock affectionately known as "Old Jeff." August 31, the day the clock was started after the over work of restoration and electrification for which the Committee for the Clock in the Courthouse contracted to pay $3400. On balcony are Committee members and news writers, also: James vanDerpool, Director of New York City Commission Landmarks Preservation; Alan Burnham, American Architectural Archives; Margot Gayle, Chairman of the Clock Committee; Giorgio Cavaglieri, architect converting the building to a public library and, others.
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Jefferson Market

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1962
Library locations
New York Public Library Archives
Shelf locator: MssArc RG10 5928
Topics
New York Public Library
Genres
Photographs
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11524053
MSS Unit ID: 5928
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2c5ea990-c5b3-012f-0440-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1962: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Jefferson Market The famous public clock affectionately known as "Old Jeff." August 31, the day the clock was started after the over work of restoration and electrification for which the Committee for the Clock in the Courthouse contracted to pay $3400. On balcony are Committee members and news writers, also: James vanDerpool, Director of New York City Commission Landmarks Preservation; Alan Burnham, American Architectural Archives; Margot Gayle, Chairman of the Clock Committee; Giorgio Cavaglieri, architect converting the building to a public library and, others." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1962. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-e3a5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Jefferson Market The famous public clock affectionately known as "Old Jeff." August 31, the day the clock was started after the over work of restoration and electrification for which the Committee for the Clock in the Courthouse contracted to pay $3400. On balcony are Committee members and news writers, also: James vanDerpool, Director of New York City Commission Landmarks Preservation; Alan Burnham, American Architectural Archives; Margot Gayle, Chairman of the Clock Committee; Giorgio Cavaglieri, architect converting the building to a public library and, others." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-e3a5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1962). Jefferson Market The famous public clock affectionately known as "Old Jeff." August 31, the day the clock was started after the over work of restoration and electrification for which the Committee for the Clock in the Courthouse contracted to pay $3400. On balcony are Committee members and news writers, also: James vanDerpool, Director of New York City Commission Landmarks Preservation; Alan Burnham, American Architectural Archives; Margot Gayle, Chairman of the Clock Committee; Giorgio Cavaglieri, architect converting the building to a public library and, others. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-e3a5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Jefferson Market The famous public clock affectionately known as "Old Jeff." August 31, the day the clock was started after the over work of restoration and electrification for which the Committee for the Clock in the Courthouse contracted to pay $3400.  On balcony are Committee members and news writers, also: James vanDerpool, Director of New York City Commission Landmarks Preservation; Alan Burnham, American Architectural Archives; Margot Gayle, Chairman of the Clock Committee; Giorgio Cavaglieri, architect converting the building to a public library and, others.