Public School 7

Public School 7 is a historic school building located in the DUMBO section of Brooklyn, New York, New York. It was built in 1882 to designs by James W. Naughton. It is a three-story, "I" shaped masonry building faced with pressed brick and trimmed in sandstone. It consists of a three bay center section flanked by a two window-wide wing on either side. Attached to the original building is a rectangular two story brick and stone annex built in 1907.[2]

Public School 7
PS 7 from Bridge Street, DUMBO.jpg
The school as seen from a playground across Bridge Street.
Public School 7 is located in New York City
Public School 7
Public School 7 is located in New York
Public School 7
Public School 7 is located in the United States
Public School 7
Location131-143 York St., New York, New York
Coordinates40°42′6″N 73°59′9″W / 40.70167°N 73.98583°W / 40.70167; -73.98583Coordinates: 40°42′6″N 73°59′9″W / 40.70167°N 73.98583°W / 40.70167; -73.98583
Arealess than one acre
Built1882
ArchitectNaughton, James
NRHP reference No.83003986 [1]
Added to NRHPNovember 3, 1983

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on November 3, 1983.[1] Today it serves as the home of the AMG School of Licensed Practical Nursing.[3][4]


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  2. ^ Larry E. Gobrecht (September 1983). "National Register of Historic Places Registration:Public School 7". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-02-20. See also: "Accompanying eight photos".
  3. ^ AMG School of Licensed Practical Nursing @ Public School 7 (Google Maps)
  4. ^ AMG SCHOOL OF NURSING -- Contact Us