About This Item


  • TitleFoot of Court Street
  • Call NumberBRAI_0314
  • SummaryView of waterfront and shipyard at the foot of Court Street. Image includes sailboat in harbor and rowboat and several people sitting on pier on foreground.
  • CreatorBrainerd, George Bradford, 1845-1887 [photographer]
  • Date[187-?]
  • Formatstill image
  • Physical Description1 photographic print : black & white ; 6 x 9 in.
  • Genregelatin silver printsphotographic prints
  • NoteTitle from caption printed on recto. Collection owned jointly by Brooklyn Public Library and Brooklyn Museum; original glass plate negatives held by Brooklyn Museum.
  • SubjectHarbors -- New York (State) -- New York ; Piers -- New York (State) -- New York ; Sailboats -- New York (State) -- New York ; Shipyards -- New York (State) -- New York ; Waterfronts -- New York (State) -- New York
  • CollectionGeorge Bradford Brainerd photograph collection
  • PlaceRed Hook (New York, N.Y.)
  • Cite AsGeorge Bradford Brainerd photograph collection, Brooklyn Museum/Brooklyn Public Library, Center for Brooklyn History
  • RightsThis work is in the Public Domain. The Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library can provide a copy of this work free of charge.