Panorama of the West Side of Broadway - between 1854 and 1874

From Bowling Green to Dey Street


Panorama of the west side of Broadway, from no. 1 (Washington Building), Bowling Green, to a few houses above Dey St. . . .Lettering in pen-and-ink indicating streets and buildings, among latter, Atlantic Garden, Stevens House, Aldrich Court, Old City Hotel, . . .Franklin Hotel. This work remains a marvelous document of Broadway in the mid-19th century.

The east side of Broadway was highly damaged in the Great Fire of 1845. Some buildings in the west side, in Bowling Green, was also damaged.

Source: The New York Public Library.


Bowling Green


Antique photos of NYC





Stevens House


Broadway NY



Buildings 19th century



Bowling Green in the first piece of this Panorama.


Note: It seems Trinity Church had already its tower at this time and a that this blue color of the sky was mistakenly painted and erased it here.


Pictorial Description Broadway


Trinity Church


Panoramic View Broadway



Stevens House in the west side of Broadway. Morris Street is about the middle.



Broadway NY 19th Century


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Franklin Hotel



Old buildings Broadway


Bowling Green NY

Broadway, west side - Bowling Green to Morris Street - 1899.


Aldrich Court

Broadway, west side. Morris Street to Exchange Alley - 1899.



Site of the Western Union Telegraph Building, completed in 1875.


Old City Hotel



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Trinity Church

6 - Broadway, west side. Exchange Alley to Trinity Church - 1899.


Historic Buildings











Gilsey Building, 169-171 Broadway, completed in 1854.