Hotel Governor Clinton superimposed on a map showing it in relation to the New York World's Fair grounds.

Title:

Hotel Governor Clinton superimposed on a map showing it in relation to the New York World's Fair grounds.

Format:

Postcards

Publisher:

New York: Designed and produced by Harry N. Baumann.

Date:

ca. 1939

Street Address:

Seventh Avenue at 31st Street

Photographer/Artist:

Unknown

Description:

Postcard shows how easy it is for those staying at the hotel to walk across the street to Penn Station and catch the subway to the fair grounds. The Long Island Railroad and the I.R.T. (Interborough Rapid Transit) lines are drawn from Penn Station to the fair grounds. "10 miles in 10 minutes--10 cents direct to World's Fair."

Subjects:

  • Hotel Governor Clinton (New York, N.Y.)
  • Hotels--New York (State)--New York.
  • New York World's Fair (1939-1940)
  • Urban transportation--New York (State)--New York.
  • 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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