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Watervliet Arsenal, Building No. 10, Buffington Street West of Dalliba Avenue, Watervliet, Albany County, NY



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Location
Buffington Street West of Dalliba Avenue, Watervliet, NY

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NY-5521-A
Building/structure dates: 1894 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1917 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1918 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1941 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1942 subsequent work
National Register Number: 66000503
Significance: Since its construction as the arsenal headquarters in 1894, the building has served a central role in Watervliet's history. Its original construction and subsequent additions reflect various periods of growth at the arsenal.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. S (UNITS 1 & 2) & E (UNITS 2, 3, & 4) ELEVATIONS, WITH CANNON CAPTURED FROM GENERAL BURGOYNE AT SARATOGA IN FOREGROUND; LOOKING NNW. (Ceronie)
2. E (UNITS 2, 3, & 4) & N (UNITS 4 & 5) ELEVATIONS; LOOKING SW. (Ceronie)
3. W (REAR, UNITS 5, 4, 3, 2, & 1) ELEVATION; LOOKING ENE. (Ceronie)
4. DETAIL VIEW OF DOOR WITH 'ARTILLERY' DECORATION, S ELEVATION (UNIT 1). (Ceronie)
5. ORIGINAL STAIRWAY, AT CENTER OF SOUTH SIDE, UNIT 2 OF CAMPBELL HALL; LOOKING SW. (Ryan and Ceronie)
6. Photograph of a photograph in possession of the Watervliet Arsenal Museum, New York. WEST (REAR) ELEVATION OF UNITS 4, 3 AND 2, SHOWING UNIT 4 UNDER CONSTRUCTION: DATED SEPTEMBER 30, 1918.
7. Photograph of a photograph in possession of the Watervliet Arsenal Museum, New York. EAST (FRONT) ELEVATION OF UNITS 2, 3, AND 4. PROBABLY TAKEN ABOUT 1918.
8. Photograph of line drawing in possession of the Engineering Division of the Directorate of Engineering and Housing, Watervliet Arsenal, New York. OFFICE BUILDING, CELLAR, FIRST FLOOR, SECOND FLOOR, AND ROOF PLANS, C. 1893-1897.
9. Photograph of line drawing in possession of the Engineering Division of the Directorate of Engineering and Housing, Watervliet Arsenal, New York. FRONT (EAST) ELEVATION, UNIT 2, 1894 DRAWING REVISED IN 1920 TO SHOW THIRD STORY ADDED IN 1918.
10. Photograph of line drawing in possession of the Engineering Division of the Directorate of Engineering and Housing, Watervliet Arsenal, New York. SOUTH (SIDE) ELEVATION, UNIT 2, 1894 DRAWING REVISED IN 1920 TO SHOW THIRD STORY ADDED IN 1918.
11. Photograph of line drawing in possession of the Engineering Division of the Directorate of Engineering and Housing, Watervliet Arsenal, New York. WEST (REAR) ELEVATION, UNIT 2, 1894 DRAWING REVISED IN 1920 TO SHOW THIRD STORY ADDED IN 1918.


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