Stewart's Hotel for Working Women, Fourth Avenue and Thirty-second Street.

Title:

Stewart's Hotel for Working Women, Fourth Avenue and Thirty-second Street.

Format:

Prints

Publisher:

New York Illustrated (New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1877), 35.

Date:

ca. 1877

Street Address:

Fourth Avenue and 32nd Street

Photographer/Artist:

Unknown

Description:

Stewart's Hotel for Working Women was commissioned by the wealthy merchant, A.T. Stewart. The hotel opened in 1877 to provide safe housing for the influx of working women into the city. It was soon reopened as a regular hotel in 1878 and renamed the Park Avenue Hotel. The building was demolished in 1927.

Subjects:

  • Stewart's Hotel for Working Women (New York, N.Y.)
  • Hotels--New York (State)--New York.
  • Park Avenue (New York, N.Y.)
  • Thirty-second Street (New York, N.Y.)
  • Midtown Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)

Rights:

Copyright Seymour B. Durst Old York Library Collection, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University.

Collection:

Seymour B. Durst Old York Library.

Contributing Institution:

City University of New York. Graduate School and University Center, Mina Rees Library.

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