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Title:

View of College Point

Creator:

Jacob F. Wieners, Jr.

Date:

ca. 1905

Description:

A view of College Point looking west from the fire house bell tower of the Eagle Hook and Ladder Company No. 1 and Union Hose Company No. 1. The American Hard Rubber Company's brick building is seen in the background at left, and the distinctive roof line of the Poppenhusen Institute is just visible in the background right of center. The East River is seen in the distance.

Location:

16th Street (now 125th Street) near 4th Avenue (now 18th Avenue), College Point, NY

Type:

glass plate negative; black and white negative; black and white print; digital image Open in Browser 6 KB