The Victory Arch at Madison Square built to honor the City's war dead after WWI. Vintage b&w NYC photo.
The Victory Arch, NYC, was built in 1919 on Madison Square spanning Ave. & Street to honor the City's war dead. Attempts to make it permanent didn't pan out & the arch was demolished (though I can't find a reliable date for when that occurred).
New York City art print. Victory Arch and Flatiron Building, year New York City photography.
Why is there a photograph of a triple arch in the Flatiron District? We reveal the story behind the 1918 Victory Arch which Fiorella Laguardia deemed the "Altar of Extravagance.
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kateoplis: nycpast: Mayor John F. Hylan’s “Victory Arch” honoring the city’s war dead in 1918 was designed by Thomas Hastings to model Rome’s Arch of Constantine. Flatiron Building behind.
New York City circa "Casino Theatre, Broadway." This theatre was on the southeast corner of St & Broadway.
The Casino Theater on Broadway - I suspect that the architect was on the verge of a nervous breakdown, or "on the dope." Just look at this Moorish nightmare! Could be be any busier? Or in worst taste? Clearly, they saw things differently 112 years ago.
The Casino Theater in Manhattan, located on Broadway at West Street, circa The theater, built in was the first in New York to be lit entirely by electricity, popularized the chorus.
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Casino Theatre, Broadway, NYC United States of America 1900 AD
Unknown photographer, 1927 “The New York TImes headlines called it “The Best Show of the Season in New York City”. The new Sherry-Netherland Hotel became a blazing beacon for miles as the scaffolding above.
Title: Central Park - Belvedere Castle and Park Visitors Subject: Parks Subject: Parks--Central Park Subject: Belvedere Castle Description: Victorian men and women enjoying the view from Belvedere Castle, perhaps soon after its construction in
Worthy replacements were Essex House and Hampshire House, but still a sad loss ---> New York's most spectacular apartment building. The Navarro Flats was built on Central South at Seventh Avenue in the By the it was gone.
The arm and torch of the Statue of Liberty in Madison Square Park, New York. These portions of the Statue were exhibited to raise funds for the completion of the statue and its pedestal. The arm and torch remained in the park from 1876 until