Title: Daily attractions in New York. Advance information of art exhibitions, lectures, concerts, churches, theatres, railroads, Pullman accommodations, points of interest, where to dine, etc. ..
Year: 1906 (1900s)
Subjects: Advertising New York (N.Y.) — Guidebooks
Publisher: [New York] Daily attractions in New York (inc.)
Contributing Library: The Library of Congress
Digitizing Sponsor: Sloan Foundation
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landt Park, Bway and 242d st. Nowa historic museum in charge ofColonial Dames. Viaduct—Over West 155th st., 7thand Sth aves. and Harlem River. Wall Street—At lower Broadway, op-posite to Trinity Church. The streetis about half a mile long and derivesits name from the fact that the citywal followed its course in the oldDutch days. In 1709 a slave marketwas in progress at the foot of thisstreet and slaves were brought tothis city in large numbers. It washere that Washington landed in 1789on his way to take oath of office asfirst President of the United Statesin 17S!t. Washington Bridge—Amsterdam ave.and ISlst St., over Harlem R. Washington Memorial Arch — Fifthave., at Washington Square. Builtof white Tuckahoe marble; erectedin the year 1890. Starting place ofthe Fifth Ave. Motor Stage line. Zoological Park—Bronx Park, S. Boule-vard, E. 182d St. and Pelham ave.Free, except Mon. and Thurs., adm.25c., children 15c. 264 acres. Morethan 5,000 living animals—over 1,000species. 30
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