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Third Judicial District Courthouse, 425 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York County, NY



B&W Photos

HB875368
Historic American Buildings Survey, Cervin Robinson, Photographer 1960, View From Southeast.

HB875369
Historic American Buildings Survey, Cervin Robinson, Photographer 1960, View From West.

HB875370
Historic American Buildings Survey, Cervin Robinson, Photographer 1960, Clock Tower From East.

HB875371
Historic American Buildings Survey, Cervin Robinson, Photographer 1960, Second Floor Corridor, View From South (demolished During 1965-67 Renovation).

HB875372
Historic American Buildings Survey, Cervin Robinson, Photographer 1960, Second Floor Corridor Doorway, View From East (demolished During 1965-67 Renovation).

HB875373
Historic American Buildings Survey, Cervin Robinson, Photographer 1960, Ceiling Detail, Staircase In Clock Tower.

HB875374
Historic American Buildings Survey, Cervin Robinson, Photographer 1960, Staircase In South Tower (demolished During 1965-67 Renovation).

HB875375
Historic American Buildings Survey, Photocopy, C


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Item Title


Location
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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NY-4392
Building/structure dates: 1876 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1965 subsequent work
National Register Number: 72000875
Significance: Originally the Third Judicial District Courthouse was part of a complex which included a police court, jail, and markets. An outstanding example of civic design, the complex occupied the entire triangular block bounded by Sixth Avenue, West Tenth Street, and Greenwich Avenue. The structure was built from 1874 to 1877 to designs by Withers and Vaux and was rehabilitated from 1965-1967 as a branch of the New York Public Library.

Related Names
Withers, Frederick Clark
Vaux, Calvert
Cavalieri, Giorgio


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey, Cervin Robinson, Photographer 1960, VIEW FROM SOUTHEAST.
2. Historic American Buildings Survey, Cervin Robinson, Photographer 1960, VIEW FROM WEST.
3. Historic American Buildings Survey, Cervin Robinson, Photographer 1960, CLOCK TOWER FROM EAST.
4. Historic American Buildings Survey, Cervin Robinson, Photographer 1960, SECOND FLOOR CORRIDOR, VIEW FROM SOUTH (Demolished during 1965-67 Renovation).
5. Historic American Buildings Survey, Cervin Robinson, Photographer 1960, SECOND FLOOR CORRIDOR DOORWAY, VIEW FROM EAST (Demolished during 1965-67 Renovation).
6. Historic American Buildings Survey, Cervin Robinson, Photographer 1960, CEILING DETAIL, STAIRCASE IN CLOCK TOWER.
7. Historic American Buildings Survey, Cervin Robinson, Photographer 1960, STAIRCASE IN SOUTH TOWER (Demolished during 1965-67 Renovation).
8. Historic American Buildings Survey, Photocopy, c. 1880, Courtesy of New-York Historical Society, VIEW NORTH ALONG SIXTH AVENUE.


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