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Broadway, looking south ; "Flat-Iron" ; Madison Square ; Fifth Avenue, looking south ; Fifth Avenue Hotel

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Title
Broadway, looking south ; "Flat-Iron" ; Madison Square ; Fifth Avenue, looking south ; Fifth Avenue Hotel
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

New York City -- Flatiron Building

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Fla
Topics
Streets -- New York (State) -- New York
City & town life -- New York (State) -- New York
Fifth Avenue Hotel (New York, N.Y.)
Flatiron Building (New York, N.Y.)
Notes
Content: "The Fuller building, popularly called "The Flat-iron," Fifth Avenue, Broadway, twenty-second and Twenty-third Streets. This remarkable, imposing triangular structure is one of many great properties controlled by the United States Realty & Construction Co. Its peculiar shape, towering height -- 286 feet, 20 stories -- and conspicuous situation make it one of the best-known buildings in America. One of the wonders of the age."--printed on border.
Source note: A tour around New York and my summer acre : being the recreations of Mr. Felix Oldboy. (New York : Harper, 1893) Mines, John Flavel, Author.
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 23 x 15 cm (9 x 6 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Barcode: 33333159157839
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ddab83d0-c55a-012f-121e-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Broadway, looking south ; "Flat-Iron" ; Madison Square ; Fifth Avenue, looking south ; Fifth Avenue Hotel" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ce6a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Broadway, looking south ; "Flat-Iron" ; Madison Square ; Fifth Avenue, looking south ; Fifth Avenue Hotel" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 22, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ce6a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1893). Broadway, looking south ; "Flat-Iron" ; Madison Square ; Fifth Avenue, looking south ; Fifth Avenue Hotel Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ce6a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Broadway, looking south ; "Flat-Iron" ; Madison Square ; Fifth Avenue, looking south ; Fifth Avenue Hotel