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Source:   New York City -- Flatiron Building


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Broadway, looking South ; "Flat-iron" ; Madison Square ; Fifth Avenue, looking South ; Fifth Avenue Hotel.

Image ID: 804867

Broadway, looking South ; "Flat-iron" ; Madison Square ; Fifth Avenue, looking South ; Fifth Avenue Hotel.  [Broadway, looking south ; "Flatiron" ; Madison Square ; 5th ...] (1893)

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Image Title

:  Broadway, looking South ; "Flat-iron" ; Madison Square ; Fifth Avenue, looking South ; Fifth Avenue Hotel.

Alternate Title

: Broadway, looking south ; "Flatiron" ; Madison Square ; 5th Avenue, looking south ; Fifth Avenue Hotel.

Published Date

: 1893

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 23 x 15 cm. (9 x 6 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "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 ag ....
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Original Source

: From A tour around New York and my summer acre : being the recreations of Mr. Felix Oldboy. (New York : Harper, 1893) Mines, John Flavel, Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- Flatiron Building

Source Description

: 1 folder (16 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Fla

Digital ID

: 804867

Record ID

: 691087

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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