New York Skyline - 1900

 

 

New York 1900

 

View of Manhattan skyline at the turn of the 19th century to the 20th century. Time of rising skyscrapers. Copyright by Geo. P. Hall & Son, May 4, 1900. Source: Library of Congress.

Below, enlargement of the part on the left, including Pier 11 - Metropolitan Steamship Line for Boston.

 

Antique photos of NYC

 

 

More: Historical maps of New York City

 

Manhattan photographs

 

Hudson River side

 

The Park Row Building, completed in 1899.

 

Skyscraper 1900

 

Manhatan skyline NY

 

The World Building, completed in 1890.

 

Enlargement of the Manhattan Life Building, completed in 1894.

 

Lower Manhattan

 

Old Equitable Building

 

Skyline Manhattan NYC

 

Manhattan Life building

 

Mid-Manhattan

 

American Surety Building

 

Copyright © Geographic Guide - 19th Century NYC, cityscape photograph.

 

Enlargement of the central part of the photograph, showing the spire of Trinity Church, on the right, and the top of two of the early skyscrapers in New York, built in the 1870s: the Equitable Building and the Mutual Life Building.

 

 

New York Skyline - 1900

 

 

Historical maps NY

 

Mutual Life Building

 

Enlargement of the Washington Building, completed in 1885.

 

Washington building

Equitable Building