Formerly Hall of RecordsCompleted 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.
|Placed By||New York Landmarks Preservation Foundation|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 6:05am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 584081 N 4507426|
|Decimal Degrees||40.71346667, -74.00455000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 42.808', W 74° 0.273'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 42' 48.48" N, 74° 0' 16.38" W|
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|Area Code(s)||212, 917, 646, 718, 347|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 31 Chambers St, New York NY 10007, US|
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