Old New York Photo Cards: 24 Ready-to-Mail Views

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Wonderful vintage views of Grand Central Station, Wall Street, Herald Square, Hester Street, Croton Reservoir, The Bowery, Jefferson Market, Broadway, Cooper Park, Bellevue Hospital, Manhattan Beach, Greely Square, The Times Building, City Hall, other historic metropolitan landmarks. A rare chance to see New York as it was between 1868 and 1929.
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Wonderful vintage views of Grand Central Station, Wall Street, Herald Square, Hester Street, Croton Reservoir, The Bowery, Jefferson Market, Broadway, Cooper Park, Bellevue Hospital, Manhattan Beach, Greely Square, The Times Building, City Hall, other historic metropolitan landmarks. A rare chance to see New York as it was between 1868 and 1929.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780486232874
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 6/1/1976
  • Series: Dover Postcards Series
  • Pages: 6
  • Sales rank: 918,170
  • Product dimensions: 8.25 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.13 (d)

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The Bowery, looking north from Canal St., 1888
Jefferson Market, with the Court House and Detention House, 1926
The west side of 7th Ave., with the intersections of 43rd and 44th Sts., 1925
Broadway at Duane St., ca. 1870
Cooper Park and the Cooper Union building, 1893
In front of the Plaza Hotel, 5th Ave. at 59th St., 1896
An ambulance at Bellevue Hospital, 1st Ave. at 27th St., 1896
The old Post Office, 1887, with Broadway at the left and Park Row at the right
Grand Central Station, on 42nd St., at Park Ave., 1887
The Fifth Avenue Hotel on Madison Square, 1896
Manhattan Beach, 1897
Easter Sunday, 1898, on 5th Ave., looking north from 41st St., with the Croton Reservoir
Hester St., 1898
Greeley Square, seen from Broadway and 34th St., 1898
The New York Herald building on Herald Square (at 34th St.), 1900
Brooklyn trolleys bound for Manhattan, ca. 1897
Wall St., looking west from Pearl St. toward Trinity Church on Broadway, 1898
Pell St. in Chinatown, 1898
The Times Building, Times Square, 1905
Corner of 5th Ave. and 42nd St., with the old Temple Emanu-El, 1898
Broadway, looking north from 40th St., 1900
Corner of 5th Ave. and 42nd St., with the old Temple Emanu-El in the background, 1920
City Hall, 1928, with the statue of Civic Virtue by Frederkick MacMonnies
The S-curve of the 3rd Ave. el at Coenties Slip, 1904
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