Anonymous Dismantling the Croton Reservoir for the Building of the New York Public Library

Price $250

Ref.# 10531

Medium Vintage Gelatin Silver Print

Photo Date April 29, 1901  Print Date 1901

Dimensions 9.6 x 7.6 in. (244 x 193 mm)

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Photographer Country United States (USA)

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The Croton Reservoir was a popular ground on Fifth Avenue between 40th and 42nd Street. In 1900, the reservoir underwent a two-year dismantling, to make way for the largest marble structure to be built in the United States - The New York Public Library. Workers at street level, on 42nd Street between 5th and 6th Avenues, are looking at water from the reservoir being redirected underground.

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