Bethesda Terrace and Fountain


This old photograph shows the Bethesda Terrace, its fountain and lake (background), in Central Park. The Terrace was constructed in the 1860s and is considered the heart of Central Park. The fountain was officially completed in 1873.

Date Issued: 1895 (questionable). Source: Scrapbooks of New York City views, Volume 24, Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy - The New York Public Library.


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