Surrogates Court

Surrogates Court (HMQJQ)

Location: New York, NY 10007 New York County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 42.808', W 74° 0.273'

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Formerly Hall of Records

Completed in 1907 by the firm of Morgan and Slattere and based on earlier design by John R Holmes, this building displays the grandeur of scale and eclection design associated with the Beaux Arts style. The figural scuplture depicting the stage's of man's development and notable New Yorkers was executed by Henry K Bush-Brown and Philip Martini. The interior by James White. Marble allegorical groups by Albert Weinert portraying the consolidation of greater New York and the purchase of Manhattan Island.
Year Placed1928
Placed ByNew York Landmarks Preservation Foundation
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Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 6:05am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 584081 N 4507426
Decimal Degrees40.71346667, -74.00455000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 42.808', W 74° 0.273'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 42' 48.48" N, 74° 0' 16.38" W
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Area Code(s)212, 917, 646, 718, 347
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 31 Chambers St, New York NY 10007, US
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