Caption reads: A. Weingarnter's Lithy. N.Y., for D. T. Valentine's Manual / Drawing of Old Residences on Murray Hill, Lexington Avenue near 37th Street on the Old Boston Post Road, 1858.
These three houses on Lexington Avenue above 34th Street were built by Quaker merchants: Isaac Wright, Jeremiah Thompson, and Francis Thompson (his brother).
Previously known as:
Murray Hill Neighborhood (New York, N.Y.)
Valentine, D. T. (David Thomas), 1801-1869. -- Manual of the corporation of the city of New York, for 1859.
Boston Post Roads.
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