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Broadway, Looking South ; "Flat-Iron" ; Madison Square ; Fifth Avenue, Looking South ; Fifth Avenue Hotel.

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Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Flatiron Building

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Library locations
Art and 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 : 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 age."

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
Extent: 1 photographic print : b ; 23 x 15 cm. (9 x 6 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1615367
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17538237
Barcode : 33333159157839
UUID: ddab83d0-c55a-012f-121e-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and 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://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ce6a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and 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 August 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ce6a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and 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://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-ce6a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Broadway, Looking South ; "Flat-Iron" ; Madison Square ; Fifth Avenue, Looking South ; Fifth Avenue Hotel.