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CUNY Graduate Center, 2008.

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CUNY Graduate Center, 2008.


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Street Address:

365 Fifth Avenue


Waldvogel, Peter.

Other Creator:


Fifth Avenue looking north from 34th Street, 2008.

Description continued:

CUNY Graduate Center. Originally the B. Altman & Company department store. Built: 1905-1906; Extended: 1913; Architects: Trowbridge & Livingstone. The store originally fronted on 5th Avenue and by 1911 stretched the full block from 34th to 35th Streets. In 1913 a final expansion extended the back of the building to Madison Avenue. The Renaissance Revival building now houses the CUNY Graduate Center (5th Avenue entrance) and the NYPL science and business library (Madison Avenue entrance).

Landmark Name:

Previously known as:

B. Altman & Co.


  • Murray Hill Neighborhood (New York, N.Y.)
  • B. Altman & Co.
  • Fifth Avenue (New York, N.Y.)
  • Street life.

Rights Management:

The images and information provided in this collection may not be reproduced in any form without permission from the Mina Rees Library, The Graduate Center, City University of New York, except for "fair use" as defined by copyright law.

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Contributing Institution:

City University of New York. Graduate School and University Center.


Mina Rees Library; City University of New York. Graduate School and University Center.


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