[Demolition of Sugarhouse Prison]

[Demolition of Sugarhouse Prison]
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Title: [Demolition of Sugarhouse Prison]

View of six-story brick building at Rose and Duane Streets in Manhattan, first used as a sugar factory, later as a British prison during the Revolutionary War, in process of demolition; excavation with debris to left of building; young girl standing in right foreground.

Date: 1892
Location: Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Wilcox, Julius.
More Details: Date from inscription on recto: "June/92."
Original cyanotype image has number: 117.d.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Collection: Julius Wilcox
Subject: Factories
Military prisons
Lost architecture
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: WILC 0041