This is an original 1915 halftone print featuring an image of the Barge Office at the Battery in New York. The building, which was designed by architects J. Knox Taylor, aided in Ellis Island immigration processing. Between 1897 and 1912, Taylor was the Supervising Architect of the United States Department of the Treasure.
This 96+ year old Item is rated Near Mint. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint
Dimensions: Approximately 12 x 9.5 inches; 30 x 24 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Architecture