Brooklyn in Kings County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Brooklyn Borough Hall
Erected 1990 by New York Landmarks Preservation Foundation.
Location. 40° 41.544′ N, 73° 59.43′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker is on Joralemon Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 209 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn NY 11209, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Where the Dodgers Made Baseball History and Jackie Robinson Changed America (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brooklyn Heights Historic District (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ponkiesberg Fortification (approx. ¼ mile away); Church of the Saviour (approx. ¼ mile away); Cobble Hill Historic District (approx. 0.4 miles away); 155 - 157 - 159 Willow Street Four Chimneys (approx. half a mile away); Plymouth Church of the Pilgrims (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brooklyn.
Also see . . .
1. Brooklyn Borough Hall. This building was originally built as Brooklyn's City Hall and contained the offices of the Mayor and the City Council as well as a courtroom and a jail. This was typical of early nineteenth century city halls, which contained all of the functions of city government within one building. (Submitted on June 29, 2009.)
2. Wikipedia Article on Brooklyn, New York. (Submitted on June 29, 2009.)
Categories. • Government • Notable Buildings •
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