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200th Anniversary of the Construction of City Hall

 
 
200th Anniversary of the Construction of City Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, October 15, 2016
1. 200th Anniversary of the Construction of City Hall Marker
Inscription.  The first stone of this building was laid on May 26, 1803 by order of the Common Council

John McComb, Jr., Architect
Joseph Francois Mangin, Architect
Edward Livingston, Mayor

200th Anniversary of the Construction of City Hall
November 14, 2003

Michael R. Bloomberg
Mayor
Gillord Miller
City Council Speaker
William C. Thompson, Jr.
Comptroller
Betsy Gotbaum
Public Advocate
 
Erected 2003.
 
Location. 40° 42.76′ N, 74° 0.365′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from Centre Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10007, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Underground Railway Excavation (a few steps from this marker); City Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Nathan Hale (within shouting distance of this marker); Lieutenant Colonel Isaac Barre (within shouting distance of this marker); The Provost Prison
The City Hall stairs image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, October 15, 2016
2. The City Hall stairs
The marker is at the top landing.
(within shouting distance of this marker); New York City Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Mail Street 1875-1939 (within shouting distance of this marker); First Almshouse (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
More about this marker. The marker is flat in the landing of the front stairs to the building. Due to post-9/11 security, it is viewable only during public events like Open House New York.
 
Categories. Politics
 
New York City Hall image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, October 15, 2016
3. New York City Hall
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 1, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 1, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 1, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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