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Check out this Now at the Met blog post, A Neighborhood of Castles in the Sky: Washington Heights before The Cloisters. #cloisters

Irving Underhill (d. 1960) The Cloisters construction photo album, 1938. Cloisters Archives Collection. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Cloisters Library and Archives (b16667086) #Cloisters

I was born & raised about 3 blocks from the wonderful museum...The Cloisters. It was built to resemble a medieval abbey, and is located in Fort Tryon Park,Inwood section of Upper Manhattan The museum is a branch of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and focuses on European medieval works of art. From Fort Tryon Park you’ll also have a magnificent view of the George Washington Bridge. ...

Maine, from Flags of the States and Territories (N11) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands, 1888. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick (63.350.201.11.42)