The New Home of the Herald.

Title:

The New Home of the Herald.

Format:

Prints

Publisher:

Once a week: an illustrated weekly newspaper, August 26, 1893, Vol. XI, No.20, 12.

Date:

1893

Street Address:

Sixth Avenue and 35th Street

Photographer/Artist:

William Sonntag, Jr.

Description:

The inset drawings captions read "Main entrance, 35th Street; The view from Mr. Bennett's window; Wind dial; The press room; in course of construction; a fragment of the exterior; In Mr. Bennett's room; the main staircase." The bottom caption reads "Formal possession of the new squat Venetian palace of the "Herald" at the junction of Broadway and Sixth Avenue at Thirty-fourth Street, was taken Sunday last, August 20. As finally completed it has not the fine appearance anticipated. A mistake was certainly made in not giving a greater altitude to the building."

Subjects:

  • Herald Building (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York Herald Company.

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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