Broadway, East Side. Wall Street to Liberty Street - 1899


Illustration shows buildings on the east side of Broadway, from Wall Street to Liberty Street. It depicts three of New York's early skyscrapers: the Old Equitable Building, completed in 1870, the Old Mutual Life Building (Title Guarantee & Trust Co.), on the left, completed about 1873, and the American Surety Building, on the corner of Pine Street.

From A Pictorial Description of Broadway, published in 1899 by the Mail & Express Company, publisher of the Evening Mail. Source: The New York Public Library.


Equitable Life Building


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Wall Street NY

7 - Broadway, east side. Exchange Place to Wall Street - 1899.


Broadway west

8 - Broadway, west side. Trinity Church to Liberty Street - 1899.


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Equitable building old


West Side

10 - Broadway, west side. Liberty Street to Dey Street - 1899.


Pictorial Description Broadway


Old Mutual Life Building




Schermerhorn Building (96 Broadway)











Broadway, East Side. Wall Street to Liberty Street - 1899


Copyright © Geographic Guide - Old NYC, 19th century.


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