Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
DPC: Public Charities & Hospitals
Identifier:
dpc_0240
Subject:
Charities, Public, Department of
Subject:
Blackwell's Island
Subject:
Penitentiary
Description:
Looking N showing penitentiary prior to demolition in 1935-36. Bridge background. Snow on Island.
Date:
1935
Type:
Still Image
Format:
4.5 x 6 inch print
Place:
Blackwell's/Welfare Island
Notes:
Building fortress-like, with parapets. One-story wings.

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