About This Item


  • TitleHudson Avenue Generating Station
  • Call NumberWORK_1071
  • Cite AsBrooklyn Daily Eagle photographs, Brooklyn Public Library, Center for Brooklyn History
  • SummaryCaption: "Hudson Avenue Generating Station of the Brooklyn [Consolidated] Edison Company seen from the air. The greatest concentration of power anywhere in the world is found in this station dedicated to the service of Brooklyn."
  • Date1927
  • Formatstill image
  • Physical Description1 photographic print : black & white ; 8 x 10 in.
  • Genreaerial viewsgelatin silver printsphotographic prints
  • NoteGrease pencil cropping marks; retouched. On verso: date inscribed: Feb. 2/27. Title from typed caption on verso.
  • CreatorBrooklyn Edison Company
  • SubjectConsolidated Edison Company of New York, inc ; Electric utilities -- New York (State) -- New York
  • CollectionBrooklyn Daily Eagle photographs
  • PlaceBrooklyn (New York, N.Y.)Vinegar Hill Historic District (New York, N.Y.)
  • RightsThis work is in the Public Domain. The Center for Brooklyn History at Brooklyn Public Library can provide a copy of this work free of charge.