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South Street Seaport Museum, 251 Water Street, New York, New York County, NY



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General View

HB899786
Detail Of Door On Water Street Side Of Building


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Location
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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NY-5685
Significance: This store and tenement building was designed by Carl F. Eisenbach for John N. Eitel in 1888. It is a very handsome red brick and terra cotta building with broad ground floor arches and foliate terra cotta ornament, especially on the tympanum above the residential entrance on Water Street. Some terra cotta faces remain centered on the fourth floor terra cotta window lintels although vandals have removed several of them.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW
2. DETAIL OF DOOR ON WATER STREET SIDE OF BUILDING


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