Empire Building on West Side Broadway - 1910


Empire Building, 71 and 73 Broadway, corner Rector Street. Trinity Church is to the right and American Express Building is to the left, both out of the picture. Photograph published in 1910 in the book Both Sides of Broadway from Bowling Green to Central Park.

The Empire Building (now 71 Broadway Apartments) was built on the site of the old Grace Church, between 1897 and 1898, with 21 stories above ground, being 89 m (293 feet) tall. It was built by Marc Eidlitz & Son and designed by Kimball & Thompson in the Classical Revival style.


Empire Building


Antique photos of Broadway




Both Sides of Broadway




74 Broadway



Wall Street

22 - Buildings on east side of Broadway, near Wall Street - 1910.


Trinity Church 1900

Empire Building is on the left.


Exchange Place

16 - East Side Broadway at Exchange Place, Knickerbocker Trust Co. Building - 1910


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Empire Building on West Side Broadway - 1910


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