From 4th Floor of 46 Jay Street, Looking North, Brooklyn, New York, 1931
safety negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, Brooklyn
10 x 8 x 0 in.
8x10 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on October 15, 1931. Image of view from 4th floor of 46 Jay St., looking north, Brooklyn, NY. Visible in image: view of East River and Manhattan from factory window at corner of Jay and Plymouth Streets looking down Jay Street to John Street and riverfront, brick factory buildings are seen on either side of the street, a pier at the end of the street juts into the East River, the tracks of the Jay Street Connecting Railroad curve along Jay and Plymouth Streets and continue out to pier, where a barge is tied up behind a white building with mission-style parapets facade. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. Typed on original negative sleeve: “41297 / 10/15/31 / 2188-9 / The Mason & Hanger Co-82 Rutgers Slip / New York City / Mr. King / # 1 / From 4th floor of 46 Jay St, Bklyn / Looking North / (Luke Mattera)“.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection