Bird's eye view of downtown Brooklyn of the future

Bird's eye view of downtown Brooklyn of the future
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Title: Bird's eye view of downtown Brooklyn of the future

Architectural rendering. Caption: "Bird's Eye View of Downtown Brooklyn of the Future: Looking southwest acros the Brooklyn Civic Center, in architects's conception of what area will look like when long-range plans are completed. Manhattan Bridge approach (Flatbush Ave. Ext.) is in center foreground and Brooklyn Bridge approach (Adams St.) at right, both bridges being out of view at right. Buildings on west side of Fulton St. are not included in master-plan."

Date: 1952
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Downtown Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Dec. 15, 1952; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
On recto (upper left): "Perspective of Proposed Brooklyn Civic Center, New York City Planning Commission."
Collection: Government
Subject: Municipal buildings
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Architectural drawings.
Aerial views.
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: GOVT 0062