Fifth Avenue

Flatbush Avenue to Union Street

Unknown

"New Houses," BRERIP v. 1, n. 30 (June 21, 1884), p.11.

-768- 5th av, n s 60 w Sackett st, one one-story brick shop flat felt and gravel roof, wooden cornices, cost $250; owner Patrick Fox, 105 Douglass; builder John Gallagher.

East Side

29 Fifth Avenue (SE corner Dean Street)

This building appears on the 1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas.

41 Fifth Avenue

This frame house appears on the 1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas.

43-45 Fifth Avenue (NE corner Bergen Street)

"New Buildings," RERBG v. 60, no. 1531 (July 17, 1897): p. 122.

-1076- 5th av, n e cor Bergen st, 4-sty brk stores and dwell'gs, 24x100, six families, gravel roof; cost, $15,000, ow'r and b'r, John Assip, 244 6th av; ar't, Wm M Coots, 240 Flatbush av.

-1077- 5th av, e s, 24 n Bergen st, 4-sty brk stores and dwell'gs, 26x65, six families, gravel roof; cost, $8,000; ow'r, b'r and ar't, same as last.

Northeast corner of Fifth avenue and Bergen street, four story store and apartment house, six families, 24x106, gravel roof, cost $15,000. John Assip, owner and builder. Fifth avenue, east side, 24 feet north of Bergen street, four story store and apartment house, six families, 26x65, gravel roof, cost $8,000. John Assip, owner and builder. -Brooklyn Eagle, July 10, 1897, p. 5 ("Real Estate Market").

Matching building across Bergen St. at #47 5th Ave. and full row to St. Marks.

47-61 Fifth Avenue (SE corner Bergen Street to NE corner St. Marks Avenue)

“New Buildings,” RERBG August 15, 1896, p. 254:

1315 - 5th av, e s, 25 s Bergen st, 4-sty brk flat, 20x67, galvanized iron cornice; cost, $8,000; William Lane, 5th av and Sterling pl; ar’t, Albert Ulrich, 371 Fulton st; b’r, John Assip, 244 5th av.

1316 - 5th av, e s, 45 s Bergen st, five 4-sty brk flats, three 26x87, two 26x38, galvanized iron cornices; total cost, $60,000; ow’r, ar’t and b’r, same as last.

1317 - 5th av, n e cor St Marks av, 4-sty brk flat, 25x67, galvanized iron cornice; cost, $14,000; ow’r, ar’t and b’r, same as last.

1318 - 5th av, s e cor Bergen st, 4-sty brk store and flat, 25x100, galvanized iron cornice; cost, $18,000; ow’r, ar’t and b’r, same as last.

“Brooklyn Builders,” RERBG August 1, 1896, p. 184:

Fifth avenue, east side, between Bergen street and St Mark’s avenue, eight four-story buff brick stores and flats; total cost, $80,000; Wm. Lane, No. 1 Sterling place, owner; J. Asip, on premises, general contractor; I. J. Reynolds Son, No. 367 Fulton street, architect.

“Brooklyn Builders,” RERBG July 25, 1896, p. 148:

Fifth Avenue, from Bergen street to St. Marks avenue, eight four-story buff brick stores and flats; cost, $80,000; Wm. Lane, No. 1 Sterling place, owner; W. M. Coot, No. 240 Flatbush avenue, architect; F. Asip, on premises, general contractor.

Building Intelligence; Advance Rumors; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 53, no. 1076 (Aug. 8, 1896): p. xii.

– "Wm. Lane, shoe manufacturer, of 5th Ave. and Sterling Pl., has bought the old St. Augustine’s Church property on 5th Ave. bet. Bergen St. and St. Mark’s Ave. and intends to build a row of flat houses on it. The plat has a front of 200 feet in 5th Ave., a depth of 139 feet in Bergen St., and 110 feet in St. Mark’s Ave."

Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 53, no. 1078 (Aug. 22, 1896): p. xv.

– "Fifth Ave., n e cor. St. Mark’s Ave., four-st’y brick store and dwell.,2025' x 67', tin roof; $14,000; own., Wm. Lane, 5th Ave. and Sterling Pl.; arch., Albert Ullrich, 371 Fulton St.; bld., John Assip, 244 Fifth Ave."

– "Fifth Ave., e s, 40' s Bergen St., 5 four-st’y brick stores and dwells., three 26' x 67', two 26' x 58', tin roofs; $60,000; own., Wm. Lane, 5th Ave. and Sterling Pl.; arch., Albert Ullrich, 371 Fulton St.; bld., John Assip, 244 Fifth Ave."

– "Fifth Ave., s e cor. Bergen St., four-st’y brick store and dwell., three 25' x 100', tin roof; $18,000; own., Wm. Lane, 5th Ave. and Sterling Pl.; arch., Albert Ullrich, 371 Fulton St.; bld., John Assip, 244 Fifth Ave."

– "Fifth Ave., e s, 25' s Bergen St., four-st’y brick store and dwell., 20' x 67', tin roof; $18,000; own., Wm. Lane, 5th Ave. and Sterling Pl.; arch., Albert Ullrich, 371 Fulton St.; bld., John Assip, 244 Fifth Ave."

...About two years ago Mr. Lane had plans drawn for a factory building to be erected on Fifth avenue and Bergen street, where old St. Augustine's Church once stood, but later he decided to build the apartment houses which have since been erected there.  -Brooklyn Eagle, July 27, 1897, p. 5 ("Real Estate Market").

 

1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas shows "CATH. CH." on SE corner Bergen Street & Fifth Avenue on large parcel.

63-77 Fifth Avenue (SE corner St. Marks Avenue to NE corner Prospect Place)

This complete row appears on the 1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas.

79-97 Fifth Avenue (SE corner Prospect Place to NE corner Park Place)

Buildings. Projected, Brooklyn,” RERBG v. 14, n. 351 (December 5, 1874), p. 390:

5th av, s. e. cor Warren st, two three-story brick stores and tenements, 20x45; owner, John P. Seeley, 404 Grand av.

Buildings. Projected. Brooklyn,” RERBG v. 17, n. 429 (June 3, 1876), p. 445:

Fifth av, e s, 40 s Warren st, two three-story brown stone dwelling, 20x45; owner, &c., Geo. W. Brown, 46 S. Portland av.

Buildings Projected, Brooklyn, N. Y.,” RERBG May 12, 1877, p. 389:

Prospect pl, cor 5th av, nine three-story brown stone store and dwellings, 18x45; owner, Geo. W. Brown, 40 Portland av.

Buildings. Projected, Brooklyn,” RERBG v. 15, n. 374 (May 15, 1875), p. 343:

5th av, n e cor Park pl, two three-story brick stores and dwellings, 20x78.10; owner, John P. Leeds or Seeley, 404 Grand av.

This row of 10 buildings appears on an 1880 Brooklyn map.

97 Fifth Avenue (NE corner Park Place)

"Alterations," BRERIP v. 1, n. 48 (October 25, 1884), p. 10.

-771- PARK pl, n e cor 5th av, propose building one-story brick extension, 10.10x20, flat tin roof, wooden cornices and alter internally for stable purposes; owner Jno Cordes; architect W Walsh........ 300

99-107 Fifth Avenue(SE corner Park Place)

This row of 5 buildings appears on an 1880 Brooklyn map.

Buildings Projected – Brooklyn, N.Y.,” RERBG v. 18, n. 457 (December 16, 1876), p. 937:

Fifth av, s e cor Baltic st, five three-story brown stone stores and dwellings, 19x45; owner, Geo. W. Brown.

109-111 Fifth Avenue

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 18, no. 517 (Nov. 21, 1885): p. 251.

– "Fifth Ave., e s, 65' n Sterling Pl., 2 four-st’y brick and terra-cotta apartment houses, tin roofs; cost, $24,000; owners, McLaughlin, McConnell & Meyers, 415 Pacific St.; architect, W. M. Coots."

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 36, n. 922 (November 14, 1885), p. 1272:

1675- 5th av, e s, 65 n Sterling pl, two four-story brick and terra cotta apartment houses, 20x55, tin roofs, iron cornices; cost, $24,000; McLaughlin, McConnell & Myers, 415 Pacific st; ar’t, W. M. Coots; b’r, days work.

On Fifth avenue, near Sterling place, McLaughlin & McConnell and Mrs. Betsey Meyer are just laying the foundation of two tenement houses. They will be each 20x55, four stories high, and their fronts will be brick and terra cotta. Below will be a shop, in each building and above two tenements on each floor. -Brooklyn Eagle, November 21, 1885, p. 1 ("More Houses").

East side of 5th Ave., north of Sterling Place, Messrs. McLaughlin & McConnell have completed two brick buildings, 20x55 and 4 stories, each for a store and 6 families, at a cost of $24,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, April 02, 1886, p. 1 ("City Growth").

113-117 Fifth Avenue (NE corner Sterling Place)

"Building Intelligence; Factories; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 19, no. 527 (Jan. 30, 1886): p. xiv.

– "Sterling Pl., n e cor. Fifth Ave., five-st’y brick factory, tin roof; cost, $23,000; owner....." (Info missing)

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 37, n. 932 (January 23, 1886), p. 119:

75- Sterling pl, n e cor 5th av, one five-story brick factory, 65.2x60, tin roof, galvanized iron and brick cornice; cost, $23,000; William Lane, 58 St Marks av; ar’t, W. M. Coots; m’n, Thos. Donlon; c’r, William Zang.

DOB file: New Building permit #19(75), Jan. 16, 1886 for 5-story factory; owner, William Lane; architect, Walter M. Coots; mason, Thomas Donlon.

On Fifth avenue, corner of Sterling place, a Mr. Hall, of New York, is just beginning to erect a very fine brick structure. It will be 60 feet on Fifth avenue, and 65 feet on Sterling place. Its height will be five stories. The lower story will contain three stores, and the four stories above will be fitted up as a shoe factory. Nicholas Meyer is the builder. -Brooklyn Eagle, November 21, 1885, p1 ("More Houses").

121-123 Fifth Avenue

Out Among the Builders - Brooklyn,” RERBG September 11, 1886, p. 1125:

W. M. Coots has plans under way for a four-story brick (stone trimmed) flat, 20x64, to be erected on the east side of Fifth avenue, 20 south of Sterling place, with a four-story brick steam laundry, 20x80, adjoining, for Frank J. Cole, to cost $20,000.

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG September 25, 1886, p. 1191:

1400- 5th av, e s, 20 s Sterling pl, one four-story brick store and apartment house, 20x64, tin roof, brick and slate cornice; cost, $9,000; F. J. Cole, 153 Flatbush av; ar't, W. M. Coots; b'r, D. H. Williamson.

1401- 5th av, e s, 40 s Sterling pl, one four-story brick steam laundry, 20x80, tin roof, brick and slate cornice; cost, $6,000; ow'r, ar't &c., same as last.

125 Fifth Avenue

“Projected Buildings,” RERBG September 19, 1903, p. 527:

1694- 5th av, e s, 60 s Sterling pl, 2-sty brk stores and lofts, 40x95, steam heat; cost, $8,000; D J Donovan, 135 5th av; ar’ts, Pohlman & Patrick, 5123 3rd av.

131-137 Fifth Avenue (NE corner St Johns Place)

"Building Intelligence; Apartment-Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 20, no. 558 (Sept. 4, 1886): p. xi.

– "Fifth Ave., n e cor. St. John’s Pl., 5 four-st’y granite apartment-houses, tin roofs; total cost, $50,000; owners, McLaughlin & McConnell; architect, W. M. Coots; mason, J. Donahue; contractor, day’s work."

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG August 28, 1886, p. 1091:

1224- 5th av, n e cor St Johns pl, five four-story granite apartment houses, 20x62, tin roofs, wooden cornices; total cost, $50,000; McLaughlin & McConnell; ar't, W. M. Coots; m'n, J. Donahue; c'r, day's work.

139-157 Fifth Avenue (SE corner St Johns Place)

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 37, n. 952 (June 12, 1886), p. 793:

820- 5th av, s e cor St         Johns pl, one four-story brick and stone store and dwell’g,         19.6x62, tin roof, brick and stone cornice; cost, $12,000;         McLaughlin & McConnell, cor Columbia and Warren sts; ar’t, W.         M. Coots; m’n, Jno. Donahue.

821- 5th av, e s, 19.6         s St Johns pl, two four-story brick and stone stores and dwell’gs,         each 30x62, tin roofs, brick and stone cornices; total cost,         $30,000; ow’r, ar’t and m’n, same as last.

        

"Building Intelligence; Apartment-Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 21, no. 584 (Mar. 5, 1887): p. xi.

– "Fifth Ave., e s, 79' s St. John’s Pl., 4 three-story brown-stone apartment houses, tin roofs; total cost, $48,000; owner, McLaughlin & McConnell, Columbia and Warren Sts.; architect, W. M. Coots; mason, J. Donahue, contractor, not selected."

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 39, n. 989 (February 26, 1887), p. 283:

250- 5th av, e s, 79 s St Johns pl, four three-story brown stone apartment houses, 30x62, tin roofs, wooden cornices; total cost, $48,000; McLaughlin McConnell, Columbia & Warren sts; ar’t, W. M. Coots; m’n, J. Donohue; c’r, not selected.

On Fifth avenue, near St. Johns place, Messrs. McLaughlin & McConnell are building four apartment houses, 30x62. They will be four stories high, the material hard brick, with blue stone coping, and each house will accomodate six families, the whole to cost $48,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, February 26, 1887, p. 1 ("Houses - Lots").

On the southeast corner of Fifth avenue and St. Johns place Messrs. McLaughlin & McConnell are about to erect a block of three fine buildings with brown stone fronts.  The corner building is 19.6x62, and four stories; the other two are the same height and 30x60.  There is a store 18x50 in the corner building and two 12x56 in each of the other two buildings. In the corner building above the stores are three flats of six rooms and bathroom. In the other buildings there are two four roomed flats with bathroom on each floor.  The whole block will therefore contain five stores and apartments for fifteen families.  Its cost will be $42,000.  Mr. W. M. Couts [sic-Coots] is the architect and Mr. John Donahue the mason. Architecturally, this block will be a fine one, having a stone front up to the top of the third story and a tower on the corner.  -Brooklyn Eagle, June 11, 1886, p. 1 ("Not Half").

159 Fifth Avenue (NE corner Lincoln Place)

"Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 50, no. 1040 (Nov. 30, 1895): p. xv.

– "Fifth Ave., n e cor. Lincoln Pl., four-st’y brick dwell., 40' x 90', tin roof; $23,750; own., E. Ball, Myrtle Ave. and Raymond St.; arch., J. G. Glover, 186 Remsen St.; bld., T. Donlon, 294 Butler St."

New Buildings,” RERBG v. 56, n. 1445 (November 23, 1895), p. 751:

1915- 5th av, n e cor Lincoln pl, 4-sty brk flats, 40x90; cost, $23,750; E. Ball, Myrtle av and Raymond st; ar’t, J G Glover, 186 Remsen st; b’r, T Donlon, 294 Butler st.

165-183 Fifth Avenue (SE corner Lincoln Place)

"Building Intelligence; Stores; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 19, no. 540 (May 1, 1886): p. xvi.

– "Fifth Ave., e s, 87' 6" s Lincoln Pl., 3 four-st’y brown-stone double stores and flats, tin roofs; cost, each, $11,000; owners, architects and builders, Assip & Buckley, 77 Waverly Ave."

– "Fifth Ave., e s, 26' s Lincoln Pl., 3 four-st’y brown-stone stores and flats, tin roofs; cost, each, $9,000; owners, architects and builders, Assip & Buckley, 77 Waverly Ave."

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 37, n. 945 (April 24, 1886), p. 558:

578- 5th av, e s, 87.6 s Lincoln pl, three four-story brown stone double stores and flats, each 28.6x62, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each, $11,000; ow’rs, art’s and b’rs, Assip & Buckley, 77 Waverly av.

579- 5th av, e s, 26 s Lincoln pl, three four-story brown stone stores and flats, each 20.6x62, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each $9,000; ow’rs, art’s and b’rs, same as above.

"Building Intelligence; Tenement-Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 21, no. 587 (Mar. 26, 1887): p. xiii.

– "Fifth Ave., s e cor. Lincoln Pl., four-st’y brown-stone tenement, tin roof; cost, $12,000; owners, architects and builders, Assip & Buckley, Fourth Ave. and Ninth St."

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 39, n. 991 (March 12, 1887), p. 352:

313- 5th av, s e cor Lincoln pl, one four-story brown stone tenem’t, 28.6x62, tin roof, wooden cornice; cost, $12,000; ow’rs, ar’ts and b’rs, Assip & Buckley, 4th av and 9th st.

On east side of 5th Ave., south of Lincoln Place, Messrs. Assip & Buckley are about to build 3 brownstone front 4 story buildings, 28 1/2x62, for two stores and six families to cost $11,000 each. Also, in same location, about to build 3 brownstone front 4 story buildings, for a store and 3 families, 20 1/2x62, $9,000 each. Source: Brooklyn Eagle, April 20, 1886, p. 1 ("More Houses").

On the southeast corner of Fifth avenue and Lincoln place, Messrs. Assip & Buckley are building a four story brick dwelling, 28.6x62, for six families, to cost $12,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, March 11, 1887, p. 1 ("Buildings").

On Fifth avenue, near Berkeley place, Messrs. Assip & Buckley will build three four story brick dwellings, 20x62, for six families each and stores, to cost $25,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, July 02, 1887, p. 1 ("Houses - Lots").

"Alterations," RERBG v. 74, no. 1894 (July 2, 1904): p. 55.

-1199- 5th av, s e cor Lincoln pl, 1-sty brk extension, 28.6x28; cost, $3,000; Home Circle Realty Co, 9th av and 13th st, N Y; ar'ts, J Bockell & Son, 147 East 123d st, N Y.

Digital image from 1941: NYPL Image ID: 702379F.

185 Fifth Avenue (NE corner Berkeley Place)

“Buildings Projected - Kings County,” RERBG September 13, 1890, p. 350:

1857- 5th av, n e cor Berkeley pl, one four-story brk store and tenem’t, 25x85, tin roof, wooden cornice; cost, $12,000; G. A. Schuck, 187 5th av; ar’t, G. M. Miller.

"Building Intelligence; Stores; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 30, no. 777 (Nov. 15, 1890): p. xix.

– "Fifth Ave., n e cor. Berkeley Pl., four-st’y brick store and dwell., tin roof; cost, $12,000; owner, G. A. Schuck, 187 Fifth Ave.; architect, George M. Millen, 406 Fifth Ave."

“Buildings Projected - Kings County,” RERBG April 11, 1891, p. 591:

613- 5th av, n e cor Berkeley pl, one four-story brk store and tenem’t, 25x84.3, gravel roof, iron and brk cornice; cost, $10,000; G. H. Schuck, 187 5th av; ar’t, W. M. Coots; b’r, not selected.

"Building Intelligence; Stores; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 32, no. 801 (May 2, 1891): p. xxiii.

– "Fifth Ave., n e cor. Berkeley Pl., four-st’y brick store and dwell., cement and gravel roof; cost, $10,000; owner, G. A. Schenck, 187 Fifth Ave.; architect, W. M. Coots, 26 Court St."

"Building Intelligence; Stores; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 36, no. 850 (Apr. 9, 1892): p. xvii.

– "Berkeley Pl., n e cor. Fifth Ave., four-st’y brick store and apartment-house, tin roof; cost, $10,000; owner and builder, Thos. Brown, 667 Tenth St.; architect, W. M. Coots, 26 Court St."

Buildings Projected – Kings County,” RERBG v. 49, n. 1253 (March 19, 1892), p. 457:

417- Berkeley pl, n e cor 5th av, one four story brown stone apartment house, 25x84.3, tin roof, iron cornice; cost, $10,000; ow’r and b’r, Thomas Brown, 667 10th st; ar’t, W. M. Coots.

At the northeast corner of Fifth avenue and Berkeley place a four story brick dwelling, 25x85, for six families and a store. G. A. Schuck, owner; cost $12,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, September 13, 1890, p. 2 ("New Buildings").

1929 digital image: NYPL Image ID: 702381F.

187-195 Fifth Avenue (SE corner Berkeley Place)

“Buildings Projected - Kings County,” RERBG June 27, 1891, p. 1044:

1212- 5th av, s e cor Berkeley pl, four four-story brown stone stores and tenem’ts, 18.6, 21.6 and 27.6x60x87.4, tin roofs, iron cornices; cost, total, $45,000; ow’r and b’r, Thos. Brown, 667 10th st; ar’t, W. M. Coots.

"Building Intelligence; Stores; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 33, no. 811 (Jul. 11, 1891): p. xxi.

– "Fifth Ave., s e cor. Berkeley Pl., 4 four-st’y brick stores and dwells., tin roofs; total cost, $45,000; owner, Thos. Brown, 667 Tenth St.; architect, W. M. Coots, 26 Court St."

On Fifth av, near Berkeley place, four four story brick dwellings, 18.6x60, for three families and stores in each.  Thomas Brown, owner; cost $45,000.  -Brooklyn Eagle, June 27, 1891, p. 2 ("New Buildings").

199-205 Fifth Avenue (NE corner Union Street)

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 34, n. 867 (October 25, 1884), p. 1096:

1385- 5th av, n e cor Union st, three three-story and two two-story stores and dwell’gs, 19x55, tin roofs, wooden cornices; total cost, $35,000; owner, William Irvine, 395 9th st; architect, C. J. Burne; builder, W. J. Conway.

Mr. William Irvine has ordered the preparation of plans from John C. Burns of five four story brick flats and stores, to be built corner of Fifth avenue and Union street, to cost $60,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, October 18, 1884, p. 1 ("Real Estate").

"Among the Architects," BRERIP v. 1, n. 47 (October 18, 1884), p. 3.

John C. Burne, of New York, is preparing plans for William Irving of this city for the erection of five four story flats with stores, 20x55 each, on the corner of 5th ave and Union st.

Fifth avenue, northeast corner Union street, five 3 story brown stone dwellings, 19x55. Owner, William Irving; builder, W. J. Conway. -Brooklyn Eagle, October 18, 1884, p. 6 ("Growth of the City").  [present buildings are 4 stories, not 3]

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 16, no. 462 (Nov. 1, 1884): p. 215.

– "Fifth Ave., n e cor. Union St., 3 three-st’y and 2 two-st’y stores and dwells., tin roofs; total cost, $35,000; owner, William Irvine, 395 Ninth St.; architect, J. C. Burne; builder, W. J. Conway."

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 16, no. 470 (Dec. 27, 1884): p. xi.

– "ALTERATIONS.- Fifth Ave., n e cor. Union St., 3 buildings, add one story on each, cost, $8,000; owner, Wm. Irvine, 395 Ninth St.; architect, John C. Burne; masons, Buchanan & Riley; carpenter, Wm. J. Conway."

"Building Notes," BRERIP v. 1, n. 48 (October 25, 1884), p. 2.

John C. Burne has plans for five four-story flats, with stores, 20x55 each, to be erected on the corner of 5th avenue and Union street, for William Irving at a cost of $60,000.

"NEW HOUSES," BRERIP v. 1, n. 48 (October 25, 1884), p. 10.

-1385- FIFTH av, n e cor Union st, five (3-story and two 4-story) brown stone flats, 19x55, flat tin roofs, wooden cornices; owner William Irvine; architect J C Burne, N Y, builder W J Conway.......... 35,000

West Side

32-50 Fifth Avenue (SW corner Dean Street to NW corner Bergen Street)

Buildings Projected, Brooklyn, N. Y.,” RERBG v. 20, n. 500 (October 13, 1877), p. 799:

Fifth av, w s, bet Bergen and Dean sts, ten three-story brown stone stores and dwellings, 20x45; owner, George W. Brown, Portland av; architect, T. F. Thomas.

The complete row appears on the 1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas.

52-70 Fifth Avenue (SW corner Bergen Street to NW corner St. Marks Place)

The complete row appears on the 1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas.

Alterations,” RERBG v. 51, n. 1307 (April 1, 1893), p. 517:

242- 5th av, s w cor Bergen st, one-sty brk extension, 20 and 12x16, tin roof; cost, $1,000; T. Olena, 179 St. Johns pl; ar’t and c’r, J. Prosser; m’n, W. Rountree.

72-90 Fifth Avenue (SW corner St. Marks Place to NW corner Warren Street)

"Building Intelligence; Stores; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 37, no. 863 (Jul. 9, 1892): p. xvii.

– "Fifth Ave., w s, from Warren St. to St. Mark’s Pl., 8 four-st’y brick stores and dwells., tin roofs; cost, $7,000 each; owner and builder, Chas. Hagadon, 231 Thirteenth St.; architect, Geo. M. Miller, 261 Thirteenth St."

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 49, n. 1267 (June 25, 1892), p. 1011:

1097- 5th av, n w cor Warren st, eight three-story brick stores and tenem’ts, 25x48, tin roofs, iron cornices; cost, each, $7,000; ow’r and b’r, Charles Hagadorn, 231 13th st; ar’t, G. M. Miller.

An account of the sale of #78 & #86 from Charles Hagedorn to Hannah B. Alexander appears in the Brooklyn Eagle, July 05, 1902, p. 11, "Considerable Activity Shown in the Summer Real Estate Market").

94 Fifth Avenue

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 17, no. 484 (Apr. 4, 1885): p. 167.

– "Fifth Ave., w s, 25' s Warren St., three-st’y brick store and tenement, tin roof, wooden cornice; cost, $7,000; owner, Wm. H. Chubb, 430 Wyckoff St.; architect, C. Werner."

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 35, n. 889 (March 28, 1885), p. 347:

321- 5th av, 25 s Warren st, one three-story brick store and tenement, 25x60, tin roof, wooden cornice; cost, $7,000; Wm. H. Chubb, 430 Wyckoff st; ar’t, C. Werner; b’r, not selected.

102-106 Fifth Avenue

This row of 3 appears on the 1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas.

Possibly?:

Buildings. Projected. Brooklyn,” RERBG v. 18, n. 446 (September 30, 1876), p. 738:

Fifth av, w s, 80 s Warren st, four three-story brown stone stores and dwellings, 20x45; owner, George W. Brown, 46 Portland av.

Key Food

Formerly:

"Building Intelligence; Stores; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 23, no. 643 (Apr. 21, 1888): p. xvii.

– "Fifth Av e., w s, 100' n Butler St., 3 four-st’y brick stores and tenements, tin roofs; total cost, $18,000; owners and builders, Farrell & Eagan, 606 Vanderbilt Ave.; architect, T. Easop."

138 Fifth Avenue

Possibly one remaining of the following pair:

"Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 20, no. 571 (Dec. 4, 1886): p. xi.

– "Fifth Ave., w s, 80' s Butler St., 2 four-st’y brown-stone stores and dwells., tin roofs; cost, each, $10,000; owner and contractor, A. G. Calder, 312 Thirteenth St.; architect, A. Hill."

142-146 Fifth Avenue (NW corner Douglass Street)

“Buildings Projected - Kings County,” RERBG March 23, 1889, p. 415:

499- 5th av, w s, 20 n Douglass st, two four-story brick stores and flats, 30x62, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each, $14,000; ow’r and b’r, Owen Nolan, 340 Union st; ar’t, I. D. Reynolds.

“Buildings Projected - Kings County,” RERBG March 30, 1889, p. 451:

572- 5th av, n w cor Douglass st, one four-story brick store and flat, 20x62, tin roof, wooden cornice; cost, $10,000; ow’r and b’r, Owen Nolan, 340 Union st; ar’t, I. D. Reynolds.

"Building Intelligence; Tenement-Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 25, no. 695 (Apr. 20, 1889): p. xix.

– "Fifth Ave., w s, 20' n Douglas s St., 2 four-st’y brick stores and flats, tin roofs; cost, each, $14,000; owner and builder, Owen Nolan, 340 Union St.; architect, I. D. Reynolds."

At the northwest corner of Fifth avenue and Douglass street Mr. Owen Nolan will build a four story brick dwelling, with store, 20x62, for three families, to cost $10,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, March 30, 1889, p. 1 ("Real Estate").

148-156 Fifth Avenue (SW corner Douglass Street)

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 18, no. 512 (Oct. 17, 1885): p. 191.

– "Fifth Ave., s w cor. Douglass St., 5 four-st’y brown-stone stores and tenements, gravel roofs ; cost, each, about $4,000; owner, Geo. R. Brown, 34 South Portland Ave.; builders, L. E. Brown and J. F. Kentana."

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 36, n. 917 (October 10, 1885), p. 1122:

1477- 5th av, s w cor Douglass st, five four-story brown stone stores and tenem’ts, 20x50, gravel roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each, about $4,000; Geo. R. Brown, 34 South Portland av; b’rs, L. E. Brown and J. F. Kentana.

Mr. George R. Brown is excavating on the corner of Fifth avenue and Douglass street, and is about to erect there five three story buildings, 20x50, with brown stone fronts, to be fitted up in five stores with ten good comfortable flats above.  Mr. Brown has bought a large amount of ground in that vicinity and is rapidly building it up and improving it.  --Brooklyn Eagle, October 08, 1885, p. 2 ("Houses").

On Fifth avenue, at the corner of Douglass street, Mr. W. H. Brown is erecting five four story brick buildings 20x50. They will contain shops below and flats above, with all improvements. -Brooklyn Eagle, November 21, 1885, p. 1 ("More Houses").

On the southwest corner of Fifth avenue and Douglass street Mr. George R. Brown has completed five brown stone front houses, 20x50 and four stories, for a store and three families each, at a cost of $20,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, April 29, 1886, p. 1 ("New Buildings").

164 Fifth Avenue (NW corner Degraw Street)

"Building Intelligence; Tenement-Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 21, no. 587 (Mar. 26, 1887): p. xiii.

– "Fifth Ave., n w cor. Degraw St., 4 four-st’y brick stores and tenements, tin roofs; cost, $4,500; owner, Daniel Buckley, 82 Butler St.; architect, F. Ryan; builder, J. Donahue."

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 39, n. 992 (March 19, 1887), p. 388:

364- 5th av, n w cor Degraw st, four four-story brick stores and tenem’ts, 17.6 and 27x65, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, $45,000; Daniel Buckley, 82 Butler st; ar’t, F. Ryan; b’r, J. Donahue.

On the northwest corner of Fifth avenue and Degraw street, Mr. Dan Buckley is building four four story brick houses, one of which will be 17.6x65 and the others 27x65. There will be stores in all four, three families in the first and eight families in each of the other three. The total cost will be $45,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, March 19, 1887, p.1 ("Buildings").

"Building Intelligence; Alterations and Additions; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 50, no. 1037 (Nov. 9, 1895): p. xiv.

– "Fifth Ave., n w cor. Degraw St., 2 four-st’y brick buildings, store, dwell. and meeting rooms, 20' x 30'; one-st’y brick extension, 30' 6" x 25' to be added; $3,000; own., M. O’Keefe, Driggs Ave. and North 6th St.; arch., J. Stillman, 21 Boerum Pl.; bld. T. G. Carlin, 93 Garfield Pl."

Alterations,” RERBG v. 56, n. 1442 (November 2, 1895), p. 625:

1906- 5th av, n w cor Degraw st, 1-sty brk extension, 30.6x25; cost, $3,000; M O’Keeffe, Driggs av and North 6th st; ar’t, J Stillman, 21 Boerum pl; b’r, T G Carlin, 93 Garfield pl.

168-172 Fifth Avenue (SW corner Degraw Street)

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 39, n. 1006 (June 25, 1887), p. 883:

1106- 5th av, s w cor Degraw st, two four-story brick stores and tenem’ts,         33 and 45x48.10 and 28.4, gravel roofs, terra cotta and iron cornices; cost, each, $25,250; Charles Harb; ar’t, R. B. Eastman.

"Building Intelligence; Tenement-Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 22, no. 601 (Jul. 2, 1887): p. xii.

– "Fifth Ave., s w cor. Degraw St., 2 four-st’y brick store and tenement, gravel roof; cost, each, $25,250; owner, Charles Herb ; architect, R. B. Eastman."

176 Fifth Avenue

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 40, n. 1027 (November 19, 1887), p. 1464:

2050- 5th av, w s, 60 s Degraw st, one four-story brick apartment house, 20x62, tin roof, wooden cornice; cost, $10,000; ow'rs and b'rs, Assip & Buckley, 4th av and 10th st; ar't, W. M. Coots.

178-182 Fifth Avenue

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 40, n.         1007 (July 2, 1887), p. 914:

1198- 5th av, w s, 60 n Berkeley pl, three four-story brick stores and apartment houses, 20x62, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each, $8,500; ow’rs and b’rs, Assip & Buckley, 224 6th av; ar’t, W. M. Coots.

"Building Intelligence; Apartment-Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 22, no. 603 (Jul. 16, 1887): p. xii.

– "Fifth Ave., w s, 60' n Berkeley Pl., 3 four-st’y brick store and apartment-houses, tin roofs; cost, each, $8,500; owners and builders, Assip & Buckley, 224 Sixth Ave.; architect, W. M. Coots."

"Building Intelligence; Apartment-Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 22, no. 622 (Nov. 26, 1887): p. xii.

– "Fifth Ave., w s, 60' s Degraw St., four-st’y brick apartment dwell., tin roof; cost, $10,000; owners and builders, Assip & Buckley, Fourth Ave. and Tenth St.; architect, W. M. Coots."

On Fifth avenue, near Degraw street, Messrs. Assip & Buckley will build one four story brick dwelling, 27.6x62, for two stores and six families, to cost $11,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, August 06, 1887, p. 2 ("New Buildings").

On Fifth avenue, near Degraw street, Messrs. Assip & Buckley will build a four story brick dwelling, with two stores, 32.6x93.8, for ten families, to cost $20,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, August 06, 1887, p. 2 ("New Buildings").

Extensive description of the apartment houses, west side of Fifth avenue, from Degraw to within 60' of Sackett, upon completion: Brooklyn Eagle, May 08, 1888, p. 1 ("The Court End"). Mostly owned by builders Assip & Buckley.

184 Fifth Avenue

“Buildings Projected - Kings County,” RERBG August 13, 1892, p. 228:

1437- 5th av, No. 184, one one-story brk and glass store, 20x40, gravel roof; cost, $400; P. Fox, 184 5th av.

186 Fifth Avenue (NW corner Sackett Street)

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 32, n. 800 (July 14, 1883), p. 518:

754- 5th av, n w cor Sackett st, two three-story brick stores and flats, 20x65, tin roof, wooden cornice; cost, total, $18,000; owner, Jacob Berg, 94 5th av; architect, J. D. Reynolds.

190-196 Fifth Avenue (SW corner Sackett Street)

Fifth av, s w cor Sackett st, four 3-story brown stone stores and dwellings, 18.9x45; builder, L. Brown. -Manufacturer & Builder, vol. 9, no 9 (Sept. 1877): p. 200 ("Building Intelligence").

Buildings Projected, Brooklyn, N.Y.,” RERBG v. 20, n. 488 (July 21, 1877), p. 588:

Fifth av, s w cor Sackett st, four three-story brown stone stores and dwellings, 18.9x45; owner, C. Watson, Portland av; architect, T. F. Thomas; builder, L. Brown.

 

These 4 buildings appear on the 1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas.

200 Fifth Avenue

"Building Intelligence; Stores; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 50, no. 1036 (Nov. 2, 1895): p. xvi.

– "Fifth Ave., w s, 60' n Union St., 2 one-st’y brick stores, 15' x 69'; tin roofs; $3,000; own. and arch., Geo. Ingram, 188 Seventeenth St.; bld. Wm. Corrigan, 11th St."

New Buildings,” RERBG v. 56, n. 1442 (November 2, 1895), p. 625:

1789- 5th av, w s, 60 n Union st, two 1-sty brk stores, 15x69, galvanized iron cornice; total cost, $3,000; ow’r and ar’t, Geo Ingram, 188 17th st; b’r, Wm Corrigan, 11th st.

Fifth avenue, west side, 60 feet north of Union street, two one story brick stores, 15x69, tin roof, cost $3,000.  George Ingram, owner. -Brooklyn Eagle, October 31, 1895, p. 10 ("Real Estate Market").

202-206 Fifth Avenue (NW corner Union Street)

Buildings Projected, Brooklyn, N.Y.,” RERBG v. 22, n. 551 (October 5, 1878), p. 825:

Union st, n w cor 5th av, three three-story brown stone stores and tenem’ts, 20x55, gravel roof and wood cornice; owner, R. Nelson; architect, C. B. Sheldon; builders, Irving Bros.

Northwest corner of Union Street and Fifth avenue, three brick stores and dwellings, brown stone front, three story, 20x55 feet; owner, R. Nelson; architect, C. B. Sheldon; builders, Irving Bros. -Brooklyn Eagle, October 08, 1878, p. 4 ("New Buildings").

Northwest cor. Union st and 5th av, three 3-story brown stone stores and tenements; architect, C. B. Sheldon; builders, Irving Bros. -M&B vol. 10, no 11 (Nov. 1878): p. 248 ("Building Intelligence; Brooklyn, N.Y.").

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 4, no. 146 (Oct. 12, 1878): p. vii.

"Northwest corner Union St. and Fifth Ave., 3 three-story brick stores and         dwells., brown stone facing, 20' x 55'; architect, C. B. Sheldon; builders, Irving Bros."

“Alterations,” RERBG v. 55, no. 1399: January 5, 1895, p. 31:

1614 - 5th ave, n w cor Union st, new iron cornice; cost, $500; J H Oast, 5th av, n w cor Union st; ar't, J L Quesenbury; b'r, D Ryan.

Earlier plan: “Buildings. Projected. Brooklyn,” RERBG v. 18, n. 444 (September 16, 1876), p. 698:

5th av, n w cor Union st, three four-story brick store and tenement, 60x55; owner and builder, W. Matthey; architect, L. Wells.

 

The row appears on the 1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas.