Vintage Images of Fifth Avenue


The 5th Avenue is a major thoroughfare in Manhattan. It stretches 10 km from Washington Square to West 143rd Street in Harlem. It has major attractions, hotels, temples, iconic stores and more.

Fifth Avenue first appeared on the Commissioners' Map of 1811, when it was a country road to Yorkville. Later, it became a site of mansions, cultural institutions and fashionable life. The asphalt pavement was laid down in 1898.


Fifth Avenue


Antique photos of NYC






Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, New York, early 20th century (circa 1912). Published by Detroit Photographic Co.



200 5th avenue


19th century NY


NY 1900


NY Street Scenes


Saint Patrick Cathedral


Plaza NY


New York City 19th century


Central Park and buildings in the east side of Fifth Avenue. In the foreground, roof of the Trump Parc. Photo taken around the 1990s.


Knickerbocker Trust Building




Central Park buildings


Sunday Fifth Avenue


Fifth Avenue from Start to Finish


Fifth Avenue New York City


5th Ave buildings


Sixty Fifth Street


Red Cross Parade


Central Park


Fifth Avenue NYC


Fifth Avenue Church


Vanderbuilt House


Plaza Hotel



Washington Square images


Old Buildings NY


Traffic NY


Crowds NY


Sherry Netherland


Central Park images


Madison Square


5th Avenue NYC


Wall Street images


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Flatiron images


Grand Army Plaza Manhattan


Empire State Building


Old cars Fifth Avenue


People Fifth Avenue


Central Park


Holland House


Vintage Images of Fifth Avenue




Fifth Avenue

From Grand Army Plaza, with the Vanderbilt House is to the right.



Antique photographs