Park Avenue, New York - 1950


Looking south down Park Avenue. Photograph shows several skyscrapers in the area.

The Waldorf Astoria, the Chrysler Building is in the distance and New York Central Building (center) are among them. Photo taken by Angelo Rizzuto (1906-1967) in August 1950.  Source: Library of Congress.


NY Park Avenue


Antique photos of NYC



Hotel NY


Park Avenue traffic


American International Building


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Park Avenue, New York - 1950


Park Avenue Hotel


Waldorf Astoria


Church Missions House


Waldorf Astoria New York


N.Y. Central Building


The 55-story One Grand Central Place at 60 East 42nd Street, completed in 1930.


General Electric Building


Doyers Street


Skyline NYC


Park Avenue


Antique photographs


Chrysler Building spire


Park Avenue NY