The Ritz Tower - 1920s


The Ritz Tower, a 41-story apartment hotel located on the corner of Park Avenue and East 57th Street, Manhattan, erected between 1925 and 1927. Home of many celebrities since its opening.

Retouched photograph taken in the 1920s, looking northeast toward Ritz Tower Apartments (on print 1925, ? Brothers, N.Y.C.). Note: The Ritz Tower opened on October 15, 1926 and was really completed in 1927. Source: Library of Congress.


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The Ritz Tower is in the distance.




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Color version of the same photo in a vintage postcard.



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The Ritz Tower - 1920s





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