Tenth Street

Unknown:

“Buildings. Projected, Brooklyn,” RERBG v. 15, n. 380 (June 26, 1875), p. 453:

Tenth st, n s, 228.9 from 6th av, two three-story brk dwellings, 16.8x32; owner, Calvin Burr, New York; architect, James Dufour; builders, Kimball and Daniel.

Fourth Avenue to Fifth Avenue

North Side

Formerly

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 16, no. 455 (Sept. 13, 1884): p. 131.

– "Tenth St., n s, 160' 9" w Fifth Ave., 11 two-st’y brick dwells, tin roof; cost, each, $3,500; owner, Frank H. Bush, 263 Fourteenth St.; architect, A. V. B. Bush."

"Among the Architects," BRERIP v. 1, n. 46 (October 11, 1884), p. 3.

Abram Bush has the plans for erecting 11 Philadelphia brick, two-story and basement dwellings on 10th street between 4th and 5th avenues, for Frank Bush. Excavation has just commenced.

South Side

306-332 Tenth Street

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 37, n. 938 (March 6, 1886), p. 308:

285- 10th st, s s, 90 e 4th av, fifteen two-story and basement brick dwell’gs, 17.4x40, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each, $3,500; ow’r, ar’t and b’r, E. C. Squance, 238 11th st.

On the south side of Tenth street, east of Fourth avenue Mr. Edwin C. Squance is about to build a row of fifteen brick single residences to cost $3,500 each, thus representing an investment of $52,500.  These houses are of a class we can hardly have too many of in Brooklyn.  (Extensive description..) -Brooklyn Eagle, March 12, 1886, p. 1 ("March").

334-350 Tenth Street

“Buildings Projected, Brooklyn, N.Y.,” RERBG July 24, 1886, p. 965:

996- 10th st, s s, 179.1 w 5th av, nine three-story brick dwell'gs, tin roof, wooden cornice; cost, each, $4,500; ow'r and c'r, S. B. Oulton, 188 11th st; ar't, W. Wirth; b'r, J. Wyeth.

352-356 Tenth Street

[Three of this row remain; the easternmost two were replaced by Rite Aid.]

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 17, no. 474 (Jan. 24, 1885): p. 47.

– "Tenth St., s s, 95' w Fifth Ave., 5 two-st’y and basement brick dwells., tin roofs; cost, $3,500; owner and builder, Robert Little, One Hundred and Sixty-sixth St., near Forest Ave., New York; architect, R. Van Brunt."

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 35, n. 879 (January 17, 1885), p. 69:

20- 10th st, s s, 95 w 5th av, five two-story and basement brick dwell’gs, 16.8x42, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, $3,500; owner and builder, Robert Little, 166th st, near Forest av, New York; architect, R. Van Brunt.

On Tenth street, between Fourth and Fifth avenues, Mr. Robert Little is just finishing five two story and high basement residences, 16.8x42.  They are brick with stone basements and brick fronts neatly trimmed with stone.  The parlors are neatly finished in white wood and the rooms are eight in number. -Brooklyn Eagle, October 19, 1885, p. 2 ("Busy Builders").

Fifth Avenue to Sixth Avenue

North Side

385-389 Tenth Street

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn, N.Y.," AABN vol. 10, no. 305 (Oct. 29, 1881): p. 212. – "Tenth St., n s, 100' e Fifth Ave., 3 two-st’y brick dwells.; cost, each $4,000; owner, Peter Kelly, Van Brunt St.; architect, Jno. Kelly; builders, P. & J. Kelly."

 

Plan 886 - Tenth st, n s, 100 e 5th av, three two-story brick dwellings, 16.8x40, tin roof, wooden cornice; cost, each, $4,000; owner, Peter Kelly, Van Brunt st; architect, Jno. Kelly; builders, P. & J. Kelly. -Real Estate Record and Builders Guide, October 22, 1881, p, 1992.

391-401 Tenth Street

This row of 5 houses appears on the 1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas.

403-413 Tenth Street

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

– "Tenth St., n s, 300' e Fifth Ave., 6 two-st’y brick dwells., gravel roofs; cost, each, $4,000; owner, Mrs. M. O’Brine, 314 Tenth St.; architect, T. Corrigan."

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

1197- 10th st, n s, 300 e 5th av, six two-story and basement brick dwell'gs, 16.8x41, gravel roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each, $4,000; Mrs. M. O'Brine, 314 10th st; ar't, T. Corrigan.

415-419 Tenth Street

“Buildings Projected, Brooklyn, N.Y.,” RERBG v. 472 (July 24, 1880), p. 679:

Plan 472 – Tenth st, n s, 350 e 5th av, three two story brick dwell’gs, 16.8x40, gravel roof, wood cornice; owner and architect, William Corrigan, 646 6th av; builder, Thos. Corrigan.

421-427 Tenth Street

This row of 4 houses possibly appears on the 1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas (shows row of 3 at same location).

429-443 Tenth Street

This row of 8 frame houses appears on the 1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas.

“Buildings. Projected, Brooklyn,” RERBG v. 15, n. 357 (January 16, 1875), p. 46:

Tenth st, n s, 195.9 w 6th av, two two-story frame dwellings, 16.6x32; owner, Calvin Burr, 125 E. 23rd st, New York; builder, Ira A. Kimball.

South Side

Unknown

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 14, no. 395 (Jul. 21, 1883): p. 35.

– "Tenth St., s s, 300' e Fifth Ave., 2 two-st’y and basement brick dwells., gravel roofs; cost, each, $4,500; owner, Mrs. Obrien; architect and builder, T. Corrigan; Mason, W. Corrigan."

“Buildings Projected, Kings County, N.Y.,” RERBG v. 26, n. 658 (October 23, 1880), p. 934:

Plan 801 – Tenth st, s s, 287.4 e 5th av, one two-story brick dwelling, 18.8x45, tin roof, wood cornice; cost, $3,500; owner, John F. Helin, 566 Atlantic av; architect, O. V. E. Bodine; builder, not selected.

384-390 Tenth Street

This row of 4 houses appears on the 1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas.

392-396 Tenth Street

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 40, n. 1029 (December 3, 1887), p. 1533:

2179- 10th st, s s, 150 e 5th av, three two-story basement and attic brick and brown stone dwell'gs, 16.8x45, tin roofs, iron cornices; cost, each, $4,500; ow'r, ar't and b'r, W. T. Corrigan, 310 10th st.

"Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 22, no. 624 (Dec. 10, 1887): p. xv.

– "Tenth St., s s, 150' e Fifth Ave., 3 two-st’y basement and attic brick and brown-stone dwells., tin roofs, iron cornices; cost, each, $4,500; owner, architect and builder, W. T. Corrigan, 310 Tenth St."

On Tenth street, near Fifth avenue, Messrs. W. & T. Corrigan will build three two story basement and attic brick dwelling, 16.8x45, for one family each, to cost $13,500. -Brooklyn Eagle, December 04, 1887, p. 11 ("The Building Interest").

400-402 Tenth Street

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn, N.Y.," AABN vol. 9, no. 275 (Apr. 2, 1881): p. 167.

– "Tenth St., s s, and Eleventh St., n s, 250 ‘e Fifth Ave., 4 two-st’y brick dwells, 20' x 40'; cost, each $3,500; owner and mason, W. Corrigan, 646 Sixth Ave.; carpenter, Thos. Corrigan."

Buildings Projected, Kings County, N.Y.,” RERBG v. 27, n. 680 (March 26, 1881), p. 293:

Plan 133 – Eleventh st, n s, and 10th st, s s, 250 e 5th av, rear, two two-story brick stables, 25x20, gravel roofs; cost, $250 each; owner and builder, W. Corrigan, 646 6th av; architect and carpenter, Thos. Corrigan.

Plan 134 – Tenth st, s s, and 11th st, n s, 250 e 5th av, four two-story brick dwell’gs, 20x40, gravel roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each, $3,500; owner and builder, W. Corrigan, 646 6th av; architect and carpenter, Thos. Corrigan.

“Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 32, n. 799 (July 7, 1883), p. 494:

733- 10th st, s s, 250 e 5th av, two two-story and basement brick dwell’gs, 18.4x45, felt and gravel roofs, wooden cornices; cost, $4,500; owner, Mrs. O’Brine; architect and carpenter, Thos. Corrigan; mason, Wm. Corrigan.

Matching buildings through the lot in Eleventh Street.

410-432 Tenth Street

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

436-442 Tenth Street

This row of 4 frame houses appears on the 1880 "Bromley" Brooklyn Atlas.

444 Tenth Street

“Buildings Projected, Brooklyn, N.Y.,” RERBG v. 24, n. 592 (July 19, 1879), p. 595:

Plan 542 – Tenth st, s s, 67 w 6th av, one two-story brick stable, 27x64.9, gravel roof; owner, Charles Feltman, cor 6th av and 10th st; architect, Edwin C. Squance; builder, Daniel Rush.

Sixth Avenue to Seventh Avenue

North Side

467 Tenth Street

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 14, no. 395 (Jul. 21, 1883): p. 35.

– "Tenth St., n s, 80' e Sixth Ave., two-st’y and basement brownstone front dwell., tin roof; cost, $4,300; owner and builder, Geo. Wessel, Sixth Ave. Cor. Tenth St.; architect, L. J. Wells."

Unexecuted: “Buildings. Projected, Brooklyn,” RERBG v. 16, n. 405 (December 18, 1875), p. 819:

Tenth st, n s, 80 e. 6th av, seven two-story brown-stone dwellings, 17x40; owner, M. J. McCormick, 336 10th st; architect, T. McCormick; builders, not selected.

469-479 Tenth Street

On Tenth street, near Sixth avenue, Mr. C. B. Sheldon is building six brown stone front three story and basement houses, 16.8x42, for single residences. -Brooklyn Eagle, December 19, 1885, p. 1 ("Three Wards").

481-511 Tenth Street

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn, N.Y.," AABN vo l. 10, no. 306 (Nov. 5, 1881): p. 224.

– "Tenth St., n s, e of Sixth Ave., 6 two-st’y brick dwells.; cost, each $3,400; owner, J. J. Allen; builders, J. Shorrock and P. Mcguire."

 

Plan 544 - Tenth st, bet 6th and 7th avs, five two-story brick dwellings, 18.8x45, gravel roof, wooden cornice; cost, each, $3,200; owner, John J. Allan; builders, J. Sharrock and P. Maguire. -Real Estate Record and Builders Guide, July 8, 1881, p. 714.

 

Plan 902 - Tenth st, n s, e of 6th av, six two-story brick dwell'gs, 18.9x45, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each. $3,400; owner, J. J. Allen; builders, J. Shorrock and P. Maguire. -Real Estate Record and Builders Guide, October 29, 1881, p. 1024.

On Tenth street, near Seventh avenue, there is a magnificent row of ten two story and basement red brick houses.  Some of them are sold and the rest will soon go. -Brooklyn Eagle, November 07, 1882, p. 1 ("Homes").

Earlier plans:

“Buildings Projected, Brooklyn, N.Y.,” RERBG v. 21, n. 527 (April 20, 1878), p. 353:

Tenth st, n s, 200 e 6th av, sixteen two-story brown stone dwellings, 18.9x45, tin roof, iron cornices; owner, J. J. Allen, Montague st; architect, Mr. Morse; builder, Sheehy & Co.

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn, N.Y.," AABN vol. 3, no. 122 (Apr. 27, 1878): p. vii. – "Tenth St., 16 two-st’y brown stone dwells., 18.9' x 45'; owner, J. J. Allen, Montegue St., architect, Mr. Morse; builders, Sheehy & C o."

North side 10th st, 200 feet east 6th av, sixteen 2-story brown stone dwellings; architect, Mr. Morse; builders, Sheehy & Co. -Manufacturer & Builder, vol. 10, no 5 (May 1878): p. 104 ("Building Intelligence; Brooklyn, N.Y.").

“Buildings Projected, Brooklyn, N.Y.,” RERBG v. 24, n. 612 (December 6, 1879), p. 998:

Plan 962 – Tenth st, n s, 200 e 6th av, sixteen two-story brick dwellings, 18.9x45, felt and gravel roof and wooden cornice; owner, Joseph Teavee, 581 Lexington av; architect, Thomas Wellow; builders, Pearce & Van Pelt.

513-523 Tenth Street

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG December 4, 1886, p. 1511:

1889- 10th st, n s, 85 w 7th av, six two-story and basement brown stone dwell'gs, 18.6x45, and one-story extensions 9x10, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each, $4,000; ow'r and b'r, Charles Nickenig, 368 11th st; ar't, F. Ryan.

"Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 20, no. 573 (Dec. 18, 1886): p. xi.

– "Tenth St., n s, 85' w Seventh Ave., 6 two-st’y and basement brown-stone dwells. and one-st’y additions, tin roofs; cost, each, $4,000; owner and builder, Charles Nickenig, 378 Eleventh St.; architect, F. Ryan."

South Side

470-474 Tenth Street

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 19, no. 523 (Jan. 2, 1886): p. 11.

– "Tenth St., s s, 100' e Sixth Ave., 3 two-st’y brown-stone dwells., tin roofs; cost, each, $5,000; owner and builder, C. B. Sheldon."

“Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 36, n. 927 (December 19, 1885), p. 1411:

1877- 10th st, s s, 100 e 6th av, three two-story and basement brown stone dwell’gs, 18.4x80x45, tin roofs and wooden cornices; cost, each, $5,000; ow’r and b’r, C. B. Sheldon, on premises.

On Tenth street, east of Sixth avenue, by C. B. Sheldon, three brown stone front two story and basement single residences 18.4x45, to cost $15,000.  --Brooklyn Eagle, January 12, 1886, p. 1 ("Brisk Building").

On the south side of Tenth street, east of Sixth avenue, Mr. C. B. Sheldon has completed three brown stone front private residences, 18.4x45, two stories and a basement, at a cost of $15,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, April 29, 1886, p. 1 ("New Buildings").

476-522 Tenth Street

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 17, no. 485 (Apr. 11, 1885): p. 180.

– "Tenth St., s s, 200' e Sixth Ave., 12 three-st’y brick dwells., tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each, $4,500; owner and builder, C. B. Sheldon, 296 Ninth St."

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 18, no. 505 (Aug. 29, 1885): p. 107.

– "Tenth St., s s, 395' e Sixth Ave., 12 two-st’y brown-stone dwells., tin roofs; cost, each, $4,500; owners, architects and builders, Cozzens & Barton, 177 Stuyvesant St."

– "Tenth St., s s, 195' e Sixth Ave., 12 two-st’y brown-stone dwells., tin roofs; cost, each, $4,500; owner, architect and builder, C. B. Sheldon, 206 Ninth St."

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 35, n. 890 (April 4, 1885), p. 382:

366- 10th st, s s, 200 e 6th av, twelve three-story and basement brick dwell’gs, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, $4,500; ow’r and b’r, same as last [C. B. Sheldon, 296 9th st].

“Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 36, n. 910 (August 22, 1885), p. 945:

1206- 10th st, s s, 395 e 6th av, twelve two-story and basement brown stone dwell’gs, 16.8x45, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each, $4,500; ow’rs, ar’ts and b’rs, Cozzens & Barton, 177 Stuyvesant av.

1208- 10th st, s s, 195 e 6th av, twelve two-story and basement brown stone dwell’gs, 16.8x45, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each, $4,500; ow’r, ar’t and b’r, C. B. Sheldon, 296 9th st.

On Tenth street, between Sixth and Seventh avenues, a row of twenty-four houses is being erected, twelve of them by Mr. C. B. Sheldon, and the other twelve by Mr. Edward Cozzens.  They are of uniform size, 16 feet 8 inches by 40, two stories, with high basements with pointed fronts of brown stone.  There may be some variations in their internal arrangements, but the majority of them will be divided into eight rooms.  They will be finished in stained wood, and will be very complete in all their appointments as to kitchen, bath, etc.  They will probably be completed some time in March next, and when ready for occupancy will form a very notable addition to the houses of that district.  -- Brooklyn Eagle, October 08, 1885, p. 2 ("Houses - Going Up in All Quarters").

524-530 Tenth Street

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 18, no. 518 (Nov. 28, 1885): p. 263.

– "Tenth St., s s, 82' w Seventh Ave., 4 two-st0y brick dwells., tin roofs; total cost, $17,000; owner, architect and builder, John Kolle, 111 ½ Twenty-second St."

“Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 36, n. 923 (November 21, 1885), p. 1302:

1747- 10th st, s s, 82 w 7th av, four two-story and basement brick dwell’gs, 18.5x45, tin roof, wooden cornice; total cost, $17,000; ow’r, ar’t and b’r, John Kolle, 141 ½ 22d st.

On the south side of 10th St., west of 7th Ave., Mr. John Rolle has completed 4 brownstone front private residences, 18.6x45, 2 stories and basement, at a cost of $17,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, April 02, 1886, p. 1 ("City Growth").

Seventh Avenue to Eighth Avenue

Unknown

"Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 36, no. 853 (Apr. 30, 1892): p. xix.

– "Tenth St., n s 138' w Eighth Ave., 10 three-st’y brick dwells., tin roofs; total cost, $45,000; owner, James Jack, 454 Ninth St.; architect, Robert Dixon, 219 Montague St."

North Side

543-581 Tenth Street

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 11, no. 334 (May 20, 1882): p. 239.

– "Tenth St., n e cor. Seventh Ave., 14 three-st’y brownstone flats; cost, each, $6,500; owner, Daniel Doody."

"Building Intelligence; Brooklyn," AABN vol. 12, no. 342 (Jul. 15, 1882): p. 32.

– "Tenth St., n s, 297' w Eighth Ave., 6 three-st’y brownstone flats; cost, each, $7,000; owner, Daniel Doody, Fifth Ave, cor. Middle St."

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 29, n. 739 (May 13, 1882), p. 495:

Plan 419 – 10th st, n e cor 7th av, fourteen three-story brown stone flats, 20x65, gravel roof, wooden cornice; cost, each $6,500; owner, Daniel Doody.

“Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 30, n. 747 (July 8, 1882), p. 677:

586- 10th st, n s, 297 w 8th av, six three-story brown stone flats, 20x65, gravel roof, iron cornice; cost, each, 7,000; owner, Daniel Doody, 5th av, cor Middle st.

10th St., 7th/8th, north: a vast undertaking...the proposed erection by Mr. M. Doody, the builder, of fifty-five buildings on the block bounded by Seventh and Eighth avenues and Ninth and Tenth streets, an eligible and delightful neighborhood.  The buildings will be of brown stone, and many of them will be occupied as French flats or apartment houses.  They will be first class in every respect.  Ten of them, on Tenth street, are partially constructed... this project involves an outlay of at least three-quarters of a million dollars.  --Brooklyn Eagle, August 17, 1882, p. 3 ("Brisk").

See also: "The Damnation of Doody", regarding corruption.  --Brooklyn Eagle, January 18, 1900, p. 9 ("The Damnation of Doody").

583-591 Tenth Street

“Buildings Projected - Kings County,” RERBG July 19, 1890, p. 101:

1478- 10th st, n s, 197 w 8th av, five three-story brick flats, 20x56, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each, $6,500; ow’r and b’r, J. F. Ransom, 244 13th st; ar’ts, I. D. Reynolds & Son.

593-601 Tenth Street

“Buildings Projected – Kings County,” RERBG v. 49, n. 1257 (April 16, 1892), P. 627:

579- 10th st, s s, 38[sic] w 8th av, five three-story brk flats, 20x45, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, $45,000; James Jack, 454 9th st; ar’t, R. Dixon.

"Buildings Projected - Kings County," RERBG v. 46, no. 1183 (November 15, 1890): p. 64.

-2294- 10th st, n s, 97.10 w 8th av, five three-story brk flats, 20x56, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each, $7,000; ow'r and b'r, J. F. Ransom, 616 10th st; ar'ts, I. D. Reynolds & Son.

"Building Intelligence; Apartment-Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 30, no. 783 (Dec. 27, 1890): p. xvii.

– "Tenth St., s s [sic - n s], 97' 10" w Eighth Ave., 5 three-st’y brick flats, tin roofs; cost, $7,000 each; owner, J. F. Ransom, 616 Tenth St.; architect, J. D. Reynolds & Son, 363 Fulton St."

On Tenth street, near Eighth avenue, five three story brick flats, 20x56, three families in each.  J. F. Ransom, owner; cost $55,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, November 15, 1890, p. 2 ("Still Booming").

South Side

552-572 Tenth Street

Buildings Projected, Kings County,” RERBG v. 39, n.         1001 (May 21, 1887), p. 723:

901- 10th st, s s, 80 e 7th av, eleven three-story         brick flats, 18.2x45, tin roofs, iron cornices; cost, each, $8,000; James Jack; ar’t, L. Bonard [sic – Bonert?].

On Tenth Street, near Seventh Avenue, Mr. J. Jack will build eleven three story brick dwellings, 18.2x45, for three families each, to cost $33,000.  -Brooklyn Eagle, May 21, 1887, p. 2 ("Houses - Lots").

574-584 Tenth Street

“Buildings Projected - Kings County,” RERBG October 18, 1890, p. 528:

2098- 10th st, s s, 285.9 w 8th av, six three-story brk flats, 20x45, tin roof, wooden cornice; cost, each, $4,000; L. Bonard [sic], on premises; ar’t, R. Dixon.

"Building Intelligence; Apartment-Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 30, no. 782 (Dec. 20, 1890): p. xvii.

– "Tenth St., s s, 285' 9" w Eighth Ave., 6 three-st’y brick flats, tin roofs; cost, $4,000 each; owner, L. Bonard [sic - Bonert], on premises; architect, Robert Dixon, 219 Montague St."

586-592 Tenth Street

“Buildings Projected - Kings County,” RERBG February 21, 1891, p. 294:

239- 10th st, s s, 215.9 w 8th av, four three-story brk flats, 20x50, tin roofs, wooden cornices; cost, each, $4,000; ow’r, ar’t, and b’r, Louis Bonert, 528 10th st.

"Building Intelligence; Apartment-Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 31, no. 794 (Mar. 14, 1891): p. xvii.

– "Tenth St., s s, 215' 9"w Eighth Ave., 4 three-st’y brick flats, tin roofs; cost, $4,000; owner, architect and builder, L. Bevert [sic - Bonert], 528 Tenth St. "

N.B. 528 Tenth Street is elsewhere herein cited as the offices of Louis Bonert.

606-618 Tenth Street

“Buildings Projected - Kings County,” RERBG May 4, 1889, p. 637:

911- 10th st, s s, 100 w 8th av, seven two-story and basement brick dwell’gs, 16x40, tin roof, wooden cornices; cost, $4,000 each; ow’r and b’r, J. F. Ransom, 244 13th st; ar’t, I. D. Reynolds.

On Tenth Street, near Eighth Avenue, Mr. J. F. Ransom will build seven two story and basement brick dwellings, 16x40, for one family each, to cost $28,000." -Brooklyn Eagle, April 27, 1889, p. 1 ("Third Highest").

Eighth Avenue to Prospect Park West

South Side

634-642 Tenth Street

"Building Intelligence; Apartment-Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 47, no. 1005 (Mar. 30, 1895): p. xiv.

– "Eighth Ave., s e cor. Tenth St., four-st’y brick flat, 22' x 70', tin roof; $12,000; own., Thos. Brown, 667 Tenth St.; arch., Paul F. Higgs, 34 Union Square, New York City."

"Building Intelligence; Houses; Brooklyn, N. Y.," AABN vol. 4 8, no. 1018 (Jun. 29, 1895): p. xvi.

– "Tenth St., s s, 75' 1" e 8th Ave., two-st’y and basement brick dwell., 20' 6" x 48'; tin roof; $9,500; own., Thos. Brown, Tenth St.; arch. and bld., P. F. Higgs, 36 Union St."

“New Buildings,” RERBG vol. 55, no. 1420 (June 1, 1895): p. 944.

-959- 10th st, s s, 75.1 e 8th av, one 2-sty brk dwell’g, 20.6x48; cost, $9,500; Thomas Brown, 667 10th st; ar’t and b’r, P F Higgs.

Paul F. Higgs has prepared plans and will build for Thomas Brown of 667 Tenth street five houses on the south-east corner of Tenth street and Eighth avenue.  The corner will be a four story brick flat and four on Tenth street, two story and basement brown stone front houses, for one family each.  They will cost $32,000. -Brooklyn Eagle, March 12, 1895, p. 9 ("Real Estate Market").