Broadway from 33rd Street - about 1890


Broadway looking north from West 33rd Street at the intersection of Sixth Avenue, New York City, showing the elevated station. Unknown photographer, about 1890 (overhead wires were buried after the Blizzard of 1888). Source: New-York Historical Society.

The old 71st New York Infantry Regiment building is in the center, at 35th Street, on the same site of the New York Herald building completed in 1895, then the square in front of it became known as Herald Square.


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Elevated railway


Hotel McAlpin


West 34th Street


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Herald Square


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Broadway from 33rd Street - about 1890