Detention pen entrances

Detention pen entrances
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Title: Detention pen entrances

Two metal prison doors at right angles to each other in courthouse building on Adams Street and Myrtle Avenue (no longer extant) that also served as police station and prison.

Date: 1922
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn Heights (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: Title from inscription on verso.
On verso: date inscribed: March '22.
Collection: Government
Subject: Prisons
Public buildings
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: GOVT 0007