Pennsylvania Hotel.

Title:

Pennsylvania Hotel.

Format:

Prints

Publisher:

Rotogravure Album of New York (New York: Williamsburgh Post Card Co.)

Date:

ca. 1920

Street Address:

401 Seventh Avenue, between West 32nd and West 33rd Streets

Photographer/Artist:

Unknown

Description:

Caption reads: "Pennsylvania Hotel. One of the world's largest hotels, the finest of the chain of Statler Hotels. A popular meeting place for New Yorkers. Has 2200 rooms." Facing the hotel in the foreground is the old Pennsylvania Station columnade. The hotel was built in 1918 by McKim, Mead and White.

Subjects:

  • Pennsylvania Hotel (New York, N.Y.)
  • Hotels--New York (State)--New York.
  • Thirty-fourth Street (New York, N.Y.)--History--19th century.
  • Second Avenue (New York, N.Y.)--History--19th century.
  • Midtown Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)--History--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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