Forty Second Street - 1879


These three illustrations below are fragments extracted from the plan The City of New York, published by Galt & Hoy, 1879, with some additional texts in color. They depict 42nd Street, from North (Hudson) River - Weehawken Ferry, to the shore of East River. Source: Library of Congress.


19th century




19th Century NY


Old City of New York


19th century NYC


42nd Street


West Presbyterian Church


Hotel Bristol


Forty-Second Street


New York City 19th century




42nd Street NYC

From Fifth to Lexington Avenues.


Copyright © Geographic Guide - NYC in 19th century.


Forty Second Street - 1879


Present Times Square


Temple Emanu-El



NY 19th Century