Skyline of Southern Manhattan from Brooklyn - 1908

Original title (on print): View showing great height of Singer Building, N.Y. Copyright, 1908, by A. Loeffler, Tompkinsville, N.Y.

 

Skyline Manhattan

 

 

Antique photos of NYC

 

 

The Singer Building was completed that year of 1908 to be then the world's tallest building. It was surpassed the following year by the Met Life Tower, in Manhattan. Source: New York Public Library. Enlargements below.

 

Copyright © Geographic Guide - Old photos 20th century NYC.

 

 

New York 1908

 

New York Skyline images

 

 

Singer Building

 

Old photo NYC

 

 

East River

 

Enlargements of the left part.

 

 

Skyline of Southern Manhattan from Brooklyn - 1908

 

 

 

 

 

Manhatan skyline NY

 

 

Historical maps NY

 

Enlargements of the part on the right.

 

 

Singer Building

 

 

Park Row Building