The New Gorham Building at Fifth Avenue and Thirty-Sixth Street.

Title:

The New Gorham Building at Fifth Avenue and Thirty-Sixth Street.

Format:

Photographs

Publisher:

Burton J. Hendrick, "The New Fifth Avenue," Metropolitan Magazine in New York Streets, Squares and Parks, 13.

Date:

Undated

Street Address:

390 Fifth Avenue

Photographer/Artist:

Arthur Hewitt

Description:

Exterior image of the Gorham Building which was completed in 1906. It was designed by Stanford White of McKim, Mead, and White in the early Florentine Renaissance style with double height Doric columns at street and roof levels. The building continues to occupy this space. It was designated as a Landmark Site by the Landmarks Preservation Commission in 1998.

Subjects:

  • McKim, Mead, & White.
  • 390 Fifth Avenue (New York, N.Y.)
  • Buildings--New York (State)--New York.
  • Fifth Avenue (New York, N.Y.)
  • Stores & shops--New York (State)--New York--1900-1920.
  • Historic buildings--New York (State)--New York.

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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