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New City Prison.

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Title
New City Prison.
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Prisons

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1903
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Pris
Topics
Buildings -- New York (State) -- New York
Courthouses -- New York (State) -- New York
Prisons -- New York (State) -- New York
City & town life -- New York (State) -- New York
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "Leonard Street." "Centre Street." "Criminal Courts Building." "New York City prison, on Tombs Site, Centre, Leonard, Elm and White Streets. Imposing granite pile. Cost $1,000,000. 320 cells, 2 chapels, 2 dormitories, 4 hospital cells, etc. Annex, erected 1884, has 144 cells, mainly used for misdemeanor cases. All modern improvements."
Source note: King''s Views of New York City. (New York : M. King, c1905) King, Moses (1853-1909), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print : b ; 18 x 12 cm. (6 3/4 x 4 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1616569
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17539642
Barcode: 33333159172812
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8ff17620-c55f-012f-b275-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1903: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "New City Prison." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1903. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-27a5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "New City Prison." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-27a5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1903). New City Prison. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-27a5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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New City Prison.