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The Circle, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • The Circle, Brooklyn, N.Y., 1904
  • Where object was made: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 17.39 x 22.69 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 8 15/16 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0543

Exterior. In this color photograph taken from above, a road flanked by sidewalks on either side cuts through the middle of the image and curves to the right. It is striped with long shadows. Inside the curve is a green grassy area with many trees, and outside of the curve are many city buildings both private residences and larger structures. Brooklyn extends into the far distance.