Acres of glass

Acres of glass
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Title: Acres of glass

View looking up towards apartment tower with open windows in newly completed housing project north of Fort Greene Park. Caption on verso: "Acres of Glass: Many windows of Fort Greene Houses give them an airy appearance. Photographer aimed his camera skyward to get this interesting picture."

Date: 1942
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Fort Greene (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: On verso: date stamped: Aug. 16, 1942.
Title from caption on verso.
Grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Housing
Subject: Public housing
High-rise apartment buildings
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library.
ID: HOUS 0077