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Title [Aerial View, Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn, N.Y.]
Collection Doris R. Cain collection of Brooklyn waterfront improvement photographs
Photographer Unknown
Image ID V1990.63.11
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Date 1955 ca.
Description Aerial view of the neighborhoods of Brooklyn Heights and Downtown Brooklyn, as well as the piers, ships and buildings along the Brooklyn waterfront. Partial view of the Brooklyn Bridge and the East River.

Close-up showing Fulton Terminal area with narrow, obsolete piers, narrow slips and Civil War era warehouses. Narrow piers and slips contribute to present high cargo handling costs and delay in vessel turn-arounds [printed on recto].
Place Names Brooklyn Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Downtown Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
Fulton Ferry
East River (N.Y.)
Subject Headings Aerial views
Warehouses
Ferries
Ferry terminals
Waterfronts
River channels
Ships
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