Western Union Building, 60 Hudson Street - 1931


View of Western Union Building at 60 Hudson Street from side adjacent to subway tracks. This building was designed by Ralph Thomas Walker of Voorhees, Gmelin & Walker and constructed from 1928 to 1930 in Art Deco style with 24 floors, 371 feet (113 m) tall. The building is bounded by Hudson St., Thomas St., Worth St and West Broadway. In 1991, it was designated a landmark by the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission.

Photograph by Irving Underhill, copyrighted 1931, from Library of Congress.


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Western Union Building, 60 Hudson Street - 1931