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Title [Construction of Brooklyn-Queens Expressway, Furman Street Near Joralemon Street]
Collection Brooklyn photograph and illustration collection
Photographer Brunelli, J.
Image ID V1973.5.1408
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Date 1948/11/15
Description Elevated view from Furman Street near Joralemon Street in the neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights. Showing the construction of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway, residential buildings, and New York Dock Company buildings. Partial view of the Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan Bridge.

From Andrews & Clark - 1949, Consulting Engineers, 305 East 63rd St., New York 21. Job No. 40C-4, Negative No. 12. Date 11-15-48. Photo by J. Brunelli [stamped with handwritten additions on verso]

Building the highway along Furman St [handwritten on verso].

Bklyn Hghts Edus + Espl [handwritten on verso].
Place Names Brooklyn Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (New York, N.Y.)
Furman Street (New York, N.Y.)
Joralemon Street (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
Manhattan Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Construction
Elevated highways
Express highways