[Williamsburg Magistrates Court]

[Williamsburg Magistrates Court]
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Title: [Williamsburg Magistrates Court]

View from left of facade of Beaux-Arts courthouse (originally built as a bank, now used as a church) at 117-185 South 5th Street; "MAGISTRATES COURT" carved into frieze about four Ionic columns (inscribed lettering since removed); man in overcoat and hat sitting on base between two columns; woman pushing baby carriage in front of equestrian statue of George Washington at far right.

Date: 1951
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Williamsburg (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Title supplied by cataloger.
On verso: date stamped: Mar. 30, 1951; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Collection: Government
Subject: Courthouses
Columns, Ionic
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 0208