Brooklyn of the future

Brooklyn of the future
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Title: Brooklyn of the future

Architectural rendering. Caption: "Brooklyn of the future: An architectural study shows tentatively how the Brooklyn Civic Center will look when the numerous projects and buildings are completed. Virtually in the middle of the Civic Center will be the planned three-level underground garage, No. 12, beneath the graded terraces in the rear of the new Supreme Court building, no. 1. . . . This study was drawn by Victor Chiljean under the direction of A. Gordon Lorimer, chief architect, Department of Public Wo[rks]."

Date: 1953
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Downtown Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Chiljean, Victor.
More Details: Title from caption on recto.
On recto: date stamped: Jul. 14, 1946; Brooklyn Eagle label; date stamped on verso: Sep. 28, 1953; Brooklyn Eagle stamp on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Sep. 28, 1953; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Grease pencil cropping marks; image cut off at top.
Collection: Government
Subject: Municipal buildings
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Architectural drawings.
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 0056