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Street cars, Grand Central Depot, 1890.

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Title:

Street cars, Grand Central Depot, 1890.

Format:

1 photographic reproduction ; [dimensions unknown]

Date:

1890

Street Address:

East 42nd Street and Park Avenue North

Photographer/Artist:

Other Creator:

Buckhout, Isaac C.

Description:

View looking west along 42nd Street. Grand Central Depot is to the right. Street cars run along the street past the station.

Description continued:

Snook and Buckhout's designed the depot in the American Second Empire Style using red pressed brick and cast iron trim. The train shed was razed in 1903 when construction for the new Grand Central Terminal began.

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Previously known as:

Subjects:

  • Murray Hill Neighborhood (New York, N.Y.)
  • Forty-second Street (New York, N.Y.)
  • Grand Central Terminal (New York, N.Y.)
  • Street life.
  • Transportation buildings.
  • Cable cars (Streetcars)

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.

Rights Management 2:

Image courtesy of the Murray Hill Neighborhood Association.

Contributing Institution:

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

Publisher:

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

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