Creating the Cloisters

April 2013

The Met published a special edition of its Bulletin for the 75th anniversary of The Cloisters, detailing its development in the early 20th century. This map shows the the consolidation of properties and the creation of roads and services that resulted in Fort Tryon Park, in which The Cloisters is situated.

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