Historic Buildings in New York City



Historic Buildings


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Historic Buildings seen from Wall Street to Trinity Church, on Broadway. From left to right: The Drexel Building, corner of Broad and Wall streets, demolished in 1913. The Wilks Building, demolished about 1920. The Gillender Building on the northwest corner of Wall Street and Nassau Street, demolished in 1910. The Sub-Treasury Building (Federal Hall), corner of Nassau and Wall streets. The Assay Office Building, demolished in 1915 (vintage postcard published by Success Postal Card Co. about 1910).



Adelphi Hotel

Aldrich Court Building

Algonquin Hotel, a landmark at 44th St.

Allerton House at 143 East 39th Street

American Exchange National Bank

American International Building

American Surety Building

American Tract Society Building


Assay Office Building

Astor House

Barbizon Hotel

Belmont Hotel

Benjamin Hotel, Lexington Avenue

Biltmore Hotel

Bolkenhayn Apartments

Boreel Building

Borough Hall, Brooklyn

Borough Hall Staten Island

Botanical Garden Museum

Bowery Savings Bank

Brick Church

Bryant Building, 55 Liberty Street

Castle Garden

Cathedral of St. John the Divine

Central Presbyterian Church

Century Building, 74 Broadway

Chapel St. Cornelius the Centurion

Chelsea Cottages

Chemical National Bank at 270 Broadway

Chemists' Club

Church of the Epiphany

Church of the Holy Trinity

Church of the Transfiguration

Chrysler Building

City Hall

City Hotel

City Investment Building

Columbia Building, 29 Broadway

Corbin Building, 192 Broadway

Custom House

Dakota Apartments

Decker Building

Empire Building

Empire State Building

Evening Post Building on Broadway

Exchange Court Building

Federal Hall

Federal Courthouse

Fifth Avenue Hotel

Flatiron Building

Fort Columbus, Governors Island

Fulton Ferry

Forty-Two Broadway

Forty Wall Street

Gillender Building

Gilsey Building

Gilsey House

Gotham Hotel

Grace Church

Grand Hotel

Grand Union Hotel

Hampshire House

Herald Building

Holland House

Holt's Hotel

Hotel Bristol, 5th Avenue

Hotel Chelsea

Hotel Commodore

Hotel McAlpin

Hotel Majestic

Hotel Manhattan

Hotel Marie Antoinette

Hotel Martinique

Hotel Netherland

Hotel Pennsylvania

Hotel Pierre

Hotel Savoy

Hotel Vendome

Hotel Windsor

Hudson Building, 32 Broadway

Immigrant Station on Ellis Island

Jefferson Market Courthouse

Leonard Building, 350 Broadway

London Terrace

London Terrace, Old

Knickerbocker Hotel

Knickerbocker Trust Building, 5th Ave.

Knickerbocker Trust Building, Broadway

Liberty National Bank

Madison Square Presbyterian Church

Manhattan Life Building

Marble Collegiate Church

Morgan Guaranty Trust Building

Municipal Building

Murray Hill Hotel

National Shoe & Leather Bank

Navarro Flats

New York Athletic Club

New York Life Insurance Co. Building

New York Produce Exchange

New York Stock Exchange

New York University, Bronx

North American Trust Co. Building

NY Times Building

NY Times Building, Times Square

Orpheum Theatre

Old American Express Building

Old Equitable Building

Old Mutual Life Building

Park Avenue Hotel

Park Row Building

Plaza Hotel

Plymouth Church

Post Office Building

Produce Exchange Bank

Rockefeller Center

Ritz-Carlton Hotel

Ritz Tower

Riverside Baptist Church

Saint John's Chapel

St. Denis Hotel

St. George's Episcopal Church

St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery

St. Moritz Hotel

St. Patrick's Cathedral

St. Paul's Chapel

St. Regis Hotel

Saint Paul Building

Sailors' Snug Harbor

Savoy Plaza Hotel

Shelton Hotel


Silk Exchange Building

Singer Building

Tammany Hall

Title Guarantee & Trust Building

Tower Building

Tribune Building

Trinity Building

Trinity Building, old

Trinity Church

Twin Towers

United Bank Building, Broadway

United States Realty Building

University in Washington Square

Vanderbilt Hotel

Vanderbilt House

Waldorf-Astoria Hotel

Washington Building

Washington Life Building

Western Union Telegraph Building

Western Union Building, 60 Hudson Street

Woolworth Building

World Building




Vintage images


St. Paul's Chapel images


NYC Skyscrapers



Churches NY


Saint Patrick Cathedral



Flatiron images


New York 18th century


Chrysler Building images


Empire State images


Brick Church


42nd Street Station


Both Sides of Broadway


The Flatiron and Fifth Avenue Buildings, intersection of Broadway and Fifth Avenue, seen from Madison Square in the early 20th century in a vintage postcard (Success Postal Card Company). Flat Iron was the name of the place long before the building was completed in 1902. The Fifth Avenue Building was completed in 1909 on the same site of the historic Fifth Avenue Hotel.


Madison Square


Plaza Hotel


American International Building


New York 17th century


Ellis Island


Empire State Building


The Empire State Building, then the world's tallest building, and the Brick Church on Fifth Avenue. That second temple of Brick Church was demolished in 1938 and the Church moved to the present temple in Park Avenue. Vintage postcard (image © B.B.), published by Manhattan Card Publishing Co.


Woolworth Building


Biltmore Hotel


Western Union Telegraph Building


Grace Church


Theater NYC


Washington Building


American Surety Building


Murray Hill

East 39th Street.


Trinity Church


Singer building NY


United Nations Buildings


New York City 19th century


Ritz Tower


NY Hotels


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