The Newtown Pentacle

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A short one today.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Recently, one found himself in Manhattan – I had to pick up a job from my printer – and transfixed by a lovely building facade in the 19th century’s version of “Tin Pan Alley” on Broadway in the 20’s.

This was once NYC’s theater district, Gershwin had offices nearby, and although I’m speaking strictly out of my admittedly hazy memory here – I believe this structure on Broadway at 29th street was originally built as a fancy hotel.

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Written by Mitch Waxman

March 31, 2015 at 11:00 am

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  1. It was a fancy hotel according to this article (it even mentions people who stayed there):
    Thanks for another interesting photo of a great building !

    jaye haviland

    March 31, 2015 at 2:14 pm

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