Dakota Apartment House - 1890


Dakota Apartment House (title of the photo) at 1 West Seventy-second Street, Upper West Side in Manhattan, looking north from above W 71st St. Central Park is to the right. Completed in 1884, The Dakota is a very early example of an elegant and luxurious New York City apartment building.

The Hotel Majestic was built on the lots on the left, in 1894.

Photograph copyrighted 1890, part of the Historic American Buildings Survey / Library of Congress, courtesy of Museum of the City of New York.


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Copyright © Geographic Guide - Old photos NYC, Late 19th Century.


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Dakota Apartment House - 1890


Located on Broadway, between West 73rd Street and West 74th St.