Madison Avenue - Antique Images

 

Madison Avenue, in Manhattan, runs from Madison Square, at 23rd Street, to 142nd Street, near the 369th Infantry Regiment Memorial in Harlem. Madison Avenue is named after James Madison, the fourth President of the United States. It was constructed north-south, between Park Avenue and Fifth Avenue, in 1836.

 

Madison Avenue

 

Antique photos of NYC

 

 

Copyright © Geographic Guide - Old images of NYC.

 

The beginning of Madison Avenue, looking north from 23rd Avenue. Madison Square is on the left. On the right is the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company Building. Adjoining the building, on the left, is the old Church of the Rev. Dr. Parkhurst, then the property of the Company and later demolished. Across the street is the "new" church in neoclassic style. The Tower of Madison Square Garden is in the distance. Vintage post card, postmark 1907, Compliments of the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company Home Office, New York City.

 

Madison Avenue NYC

 

Mt. Morris Park

 

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19th century NY

 

Manhattan photographs

 

Traffic NY

 

Fifth Avenue

 

Park Avenue

 

Towers NY

 

Madison Avenue

 

Fraternity Clubs Building

Madison Avenue at East Thirty-eighth Street.

 

Winslow Hotel

551 Madison Avenue.

 

Hotel Manhattan

 

 

Biltmore Hotel

 

Madison Avenue

 

Madison Square

 

Ritz-Carlton

 

Madison Square Presbyterian Church

 

Madison Avenue looking north showing Mt. Morris Park (Marcus Garvey Park), between East 120th and East 123rd streets (Souvenir Post Card Company), about 1905.

 

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