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Title [Empire Stores Warehouse, Dock Street and Water Street, Brooklyn]
Collection Brooklyn photograph and illustration collection
Photographer Demeritt, Jr., Dwight B.
Image ID V1973.5.906
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Date 1968
Description Northeastward view from the intersection of Dock Street and Water Street in the Brooklyn neighborhood of DUMBO. Showing the Empire Stores warehouse buildings with weeds, wooden pallets, and the shell of an automobile on the street in front of the buildings. Partial view of Robert Gair's cardboard box factory building, located at 1 Main Street.

Empire Stores. File [arrow] Marine. Fulton Ferry. Neg (2 1/4 x 2 1/4) [handwritten on verso].

Gift of Dwight B. Demeritt, Jr. 10/77 [name stamped on verso with handwritten additions].
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Water Street (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
DUMBO (New York, N.Y.)
Dock Street (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Refuse
Cobblestone streets