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Grand View Hotel

Collection: This image is from the Jacob F. Wieners, Jr. Photographs and is depicted in a glass plate negative, polyester negative, print, and digital image.; Image is part of the Jacob F. Wieners Photographs
Date: ca. 1895; 1890 Material: unknown material on plate glass; safety film; gelatin silver print Dimension: 8 x 10 inches (glass plate negative); 8 x 10 inches (negative); 8 x 10 inches (print); 400 ppi (digital image)
Creator: Jacob F. Wieners, Jr. Identifier: aql:11872 jfw-000377 jfw-000377.tif

Description: Several men pose on the steps of John Jockers' Grand View Hotel, and two others look out of second-floor windows. Designed by architect Morris Gescheidt in the Italianate style, it was constructed around 1857 as a residence for Herman A. Schleicher, a German immigrant who died in 1866. The mansion was purchased by John Jockers around 1892, and converted into a hotel which continued operating into the early twentieth century.

Collection : aql:11775; vital:1

Creator : Jacob F. Wieners, Jr.

Date : ca. 1895; 1890

Summary/Description : Several men pose on the steps of John Jockers' Grand View Hotel, and two others look out of second-floor windows. Designed by architect Morris Gescheidt in the Italianate style, it was constructed around 1857 as a residence for Herman A. Schleicher, a German immigrant who died in 1866. The mansion was purchased by John Jockers around 1892, and converted into a hotel which continued operating into the early twentieth century.

Subject : Hotels; Herman A. and Malvina Schleicher House (New York, N.Y.)

Rights : Copyright holder unknown

Coverage : 11-41 123rd Street, College Point, NY College Point (New York, N.Y.) Queens (New York, N.Y.)

Type : glass plate negative; black and white negative; black and white print; digital image

Format : unknown material on plate glass; safety film; gelatin silver print; 8 x 10 inches (glass plate negative); 8 x 10 inches (negative); 8 x 10 inches (print); 400 ppi (digital image)

Identifier : aql:11872 jfw-000377 jfw-000377.tif

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Hotels; Herman A. and Malvina Schleicher House (New York, N.Y.)
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