Metropolitan Police Headquarters, Mulberry Street near Bleecker

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NYPL ID number: 424490
Emmet Collection of Manuscripts Etc. Relating to American History

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n.d.

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Lithograph by A. Brown and Company
Booth's History of New York, volume 7

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Emmet Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Arts, Prints, and Photographs, The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations
The New York police department established its headquarters at 300 Mulberry Street in1862. The building stood directly across the street from the church that St. Philip's had recently moved into. These headquarters were the central location for planning the city's response to the draft riots.

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Lithograph by A. Brown and Company, “Metropolitan Police Headquarters, Mulberry Street near Bleecker,” Black Gotham Archive, accessed January 17, 2018, http://archive.blackgothamarchive.org/items/show/9.