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Name Williamsburgh Savings Bank

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Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 1] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 1] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site before construction begins. Among the businesses shown are the Times Cafeteria, Salvation Army, Woodruff Optometrist, a coffee shop and barber shop. A large billboard advertises for the Williamsburgh Savings Bank.

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 2] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 2] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site before construction begins. Among the businesses shown are the Times Cafeteria, Salvation Army, Woodruff Optometrist, a coffee shop and barber shop. A large billboard advertises for the Williamsburgh Savings Bank.

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 3] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 3] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site after construction begins. Businesses have been demolished and the ground is broken for construction. This is a side view of a remaining building, with signs of the removal of its neighbor. Several onlookers as well as the BMT subway line station are visible in the lower right of the image.

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 4] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 4] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site after construction begins. Businesses have been demolished and the ground is broken for construction. This is a side view of a remaining building, with signs of the removal of its neighbor. Several onlookers as well as the BMT subway line station are visible in the lower right of the image.

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 5] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 5] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site after construction begins. Businesses have been demolished and the ground is broken for construction. A fence surrounds the construction site and a sign advertises for William Kennedy Construction Co. There are cars visible on the street.

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 6] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 6] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site during construction. Businesses have been demolished and the ground is broken for construction. A fence surrounds the construction site and a sign advertises for William Kennedy Construction Co. Steel framework has risen to the same height as the surrounding buildings. There are cars visible on the street & a laundry line full of clothes hanging in the background.

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 7] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 7] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site during construction. Businesses have been demolished and the ground is broken for construction. A fence surrounds the construction site and a sign advertises for William Kennedy Construction Co. Steel framework has risen to the same height as the surrounding buildings.

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 8] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 8] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site during construction. Businesses have been demolished and the ground is broken for construction. A fence surrounds the construction site and a sign advertises for William Kennedy Construction Co. Steel framework has risen to the same height as the surrounding buildings. There are cars visible on the street.

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 9] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 9] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site during construction. Steel framework is rising higher than the surrounding buildings to approximately 11 stories.

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 10] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 10] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site during construction. Steel framework is rising higher than the surrounding buildings to approximately 11 stories. Framework is partially covered with space for windows.

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 11] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 11] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site during construction. Building has reached final height, clock tower and dome frame has been erected. Apartment buildings are visible in the foreground. "10/26/65 / given by newspaper man" [handwritten on verso]

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 12] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 12] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site during construction. Building has reached final height, clock tower and dome frame has been erected.

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 13] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 13] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site during construction. Clock tower and dome are being finished.

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 14] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 14] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site during construction. Clock tower and dome are nearly complete.

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 15] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 15] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank site at the end of construction construction. Clock tower and dome appear complete.

Image of [Exterior Views - Construction view 16] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - Construction view 16] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Exerior of facade and building entrance after construction. The neighboring laundry and church appear at the right of the image.

Image of [Exterior Views - early exterior view 17] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - early exterior view 17] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of Williamsburgh Savings Bank sign and temperature reading on an exterior corner of the building. Local businesses and automobiles on Ashland Place can be seen in the background.

Image of [Exterior Views - early exterior view 18] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

[Exterior Views - early exterior view 18] - Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building photographs and architectural drawings

Image of Williamsburgh Savings Bank sign and temperature reading on an exterior corner of the building.