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Ellis Island, Greenhouse, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY



B&W Photos

HB914982
View Northeast Showing West And North Elevation And Harbor.

HB914983
View North.

HB914984
View West.


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Location
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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NY-6086-A
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-390).
Significance: The greenhouse was built for the purpose of propagating all the flowering plants on Ellis Island. It replaced a deteriorating greenhouse located north of the Main Building. It was built by the B&Z Contracting Company.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW NORTHEAST SHOWING WEST AND NORTH ELEVATION AND HARBOR.
2. VIEW NORTH.
3. VIEW WEST.


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