A rare photograph of Greeley Square in 1893, when there wasn't an automobile in sight and Chimmie Fadden "was attracting crowds to the Standard Theater.

Title:

A rare photograph of Greeley Square in 1893, when there wasn't an automobile in sight and Chimmie Fadden "was attracting crowds to the Standard Theater.

Format:

Prints

Publisher:

Fifty Years of New York Steam Service (New York: New York Steam Corporation, 1932), n.p.

Date:

1893

Street Address:

West 34th Street

Photographer/Artist:

Unknown

Description:

Nineteenth-century photograph of Greeley Square.

Subjects:

  • Greeley Square (New York, N.Y.)--19th century.
  • Midtown Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)--19th century.

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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