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Governors Island, Second Corps Area Headquarters, New York Harbor near Andes Road, New York, New York County, NY



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HB919961
Mural At North End Of Entrance Hall Which Runs North And South

HB919962
Detail Of Mural On South Wall Of Entrance Hall Which Runs East And West

HB919963
Looking Southeast To Mural Depicting World War I From North End Of North/south Hall


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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NY-5715-10
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-365, FN-368).
National Register Number: 85002435
Significance: This building was built as Headquarters and administration building for the Second Corps Area headquartered at Governors Island under the command of Major General Dennis E. Nolan. After its construction, it served as Headquarters for the First Army, headquartered there between 1933 and 1943 and again from 1946 to 1966. The First Army served with distinction in both World Wars.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

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Photograph caption(s): 
4. MURAL AT NORTH END OF ENTRANCE HALL WHICH RUNS NORTH AND SOUTH
5. DETAIL OF MURAL ON SOUTH WALL OF ENTRANCE HALL WHICH RUNS EAST AND WEST
6. LOOKING SOUTHEAST TO MURAL DEPICTING WORLD WAR I FROM NORTH END OF NORTH/SOUTH HALL


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