Physical Details: Memorandum : 3 p. : typescript ; 28 x 22 cm.
Sender: Fine Arts Federation of New York
Description: The Fine Arts Federation of New York expresses its disapproval of the proposed bridge on the grounds that "the building of a bridge and its approaches at the Battery will seriously disfigure perhaps the most beautiful, unique and world-renowned aspect of this great city of New-York."
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Memo to the New York City Council regarding the proposed Battery-Brooklyn Bridge, 1939 Mar. 25. Fine Arts Federation of New York records, 1895-2005, bulk 1935-2002. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 13728
- Historic preservation
- New York, N.Y.