Thursday, July 24, 2014

Mr. Astor and La Fayette Place


The iconography of Manhattan Island, 1498-1909 : compiled from original sources and illustrated by photo-intaglio reproductions of important maps, plans, views, and documents in public and private collections (Volume 1) - Stokes, I. N. Phelps (Isaac Newton Phelps), 1867-1944

The iconography of Manhattan Island, 1498-1909 : compiled from original sources and illustrated by photo-intaglio reproductions of important maps, plans, views, and documents in public and private collections (Volume 2) - Stokes, I. N. Phelps (Isaac Newton Phelps),

The iconography of Manhattan Island, 1498-1909 : compiled from original sources and illustrated by photo-intaglio reproductions of important maps, plans, views, and documents in public and private collections (Volume 3) - Stokes, I. N. Phelps (Isaac Newton Phelps),

The iconography of Manhattan Island, 1498-1909 : compiled from original sources and illustrated by photo-intaglio reproductions of important maps, plans, views, and documents in public and private collections (Volume 4) - Stokes, I. N. Phelps (Isaac Newton Phelps),

The iconography of Manhattan Island, 1498-1909 : compiled from original sources and illustrated by photo-intaglio reproductions of important maps, plans, views, and documents in public and private collections (Volume 5) - Stokes, I. N. Phelps (Isaac Newton Phelps),

The iconography of Manhattan Island, 1498-1909 : compiled from original sources and illustrated by photo-intaglio reproductions of important maps, plans, views, and documents in public and private collections (Volume 6) - Stokes, I. N. Phelps (Isaac Newton Phelps),

Also the Signs and Advertisements (to a Certain Extent) of the Occupants, with Every Name and Establishing, in Numerical and Alphabetical Order, a List of Banks and Insurance Companies, and Other Useful Information

The iconography of Manhattan Island - Page 268 - Google Books Result
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I.N. Phelps Stokes

New York & City Banks and the McEvers Mansion, Wall St. in 1800. The residence of Gen. Knyphausen during the Revolution, [New York: Lith. by George Hayward, 120 Water St. N.Y. for D.T. Valentine's Manual for 1856,

As I Remember: Recollections of American Society During the Nineteenth Century, by Marian Campbell Gouverneur, (New York and London: D. Appleton and Company, 1911)

The Miscellaneous reports, Cases Decided in the Courts of Record of the State of New York, Volume 39, (Albany: James B. Lyon, Publisher, 1903)
Adler v. Kramer, Supreme Court, Jan. 1903, page 643

The Immigrant Press and Its Control, by Robert Ezra Park, (New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1922)
page 130 "Acierno's Thalia Theater, 46-48 Bowery," (Progresso Italo-Americano)

Manhattan Insurance Maps, Publisher: Perris & Browne,
Dates Issued: 1857 -1862
Plate 13: Map bounded by Canal Street, Division Street, Chatham Square, Mulberry Street, Cross Street, Mott Street.

April 26, 1845,  New York Daily Tribune, Tremendous Fire! - Bowery Theatre Burnt for the Fourth Time!, page 2,

Fall 1999, Academia.edu, No. 44, Shipwrecked Spectators: Italy's Immigrants at the Movies in New York, 1906-1916, by Giorgio Bertellini,


Wall St., north side, west from William St. across Nassau St. (center) to B'way (left margin) & Trinity Church. Date determined by the absence of Washington's statue (erected 1883) and the presence of the hulking National Bank of the Republic building (1880)  opposite Trinity.


Lots on Bowery Road, Fourth Street, La Fayette Place, and Broadway including Astor, Sperry properties
Date:1801
Land of Jacob Sperry, New York April 3rd 1801, Surveyed by Charles Loss, Filed Map No. 17.



[Lots on Bowery Road, Fourth Street, La Fayette Place, and Broadway including Astor, Sperry properties]








Land of Jacob Sperry New York April 3, 1801, Surveyed by Charles Loss, Filed Map No. 17





This Map is attached to a Deed from Isaac Jones to James Forrest Rec. Liber 66 of …ous, page 18




William B. Astor house lot
50.9" frontage on La Fayette
150.4" deep
150 X 50
7500

Astor Library lot
65" frontage on La Fayette
120" deep
120 X 65
7800


Parcel sold by James Robertson to E. Duryee in July 1803, Liber 100 of…, page 83
Parcel sold by A. Ogden to H. Peters in April 1, Liber 73 of…, page 292
Also Liber 67 of ....s, page 305
Also Liber 67 of ...os, page 307




Lot 2 - 62.6 feet frontage on Bowery
Lot 3 - 65 feet frontage on Bowery
Lot 4 - 68 feet frontage on Bowery
Lot 5 - 72 feet frontage on Bowery





Big Lots 2.3.4.5 is property of Matthew Bryce, Map recorded Liber 54 of…, page 307





Property of the children Mrs. Langdon, Filed Map No. 551


The old brewery at the Five Points, N.Y./ lith. of Endicott & Co. N.Y. ; C. Parsons '52. (Dec. 1, 1852)
ID: 1659173
Image Title: The old brewery at the Five Points, N.Y. / lith. of Endicott & Co. N.Y. ; C. Parsons '52.
Creator: W. Endicott & Co. -- Lithographer
Additional Name(s): Eno, Amos F., 1836-1915 -- Collector
Depicted Date: Dec. 1, 1852
Medium: Lithographs -- Color
Specific Material Type: prints
Item Physical Description: 1 print ; lithograph--color ; 32.5 x 42.8 cm.
Notes: Remainder of title: As it appeared Decr. 1st 1852 previous to its being torn down by the Ladies' Home Missionary Socy. of the M.E. Church.
Standard Reference: Eno ; Eno 288
Source: The Eno collection of New York City views.
Location: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Print Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs
Catalog Call Number: MEZN Eno 288
Digital ID: 1659173
Record ID: 1792031
http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/id?1659173



Printing-House Square, New York ([1865?])
Image ID: 55037
http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/id?55037
Image Title: Printing-House Square, New York.
Creator: W. Endicott & Co. -- Lithographer
Additional Name(s): Baker & Godwin -- Publisher
Published Date: [1865?]
Depicted Date: [1865]
Medium: Chromolithographs
Specific Material Type: Prints
Item Physical Description: 1 print ; 44.9 x 65.7 cm.
Provenance: John H. Levine Collection
Standard Reference: Deák 796
Source Description: 1 print ; 44.9 x 65.7 cm.
Location: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Print Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs
Digital ID: 55037
Record ID: 118886




Map of the local boundaries of the Protestant Episcopal Churches of the city of New York. ([1850?])
Image ID: 434697
http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/id?434697
1 map : hand col. ; 36 cm. x 47 cm.
Notes: Covers Manhattan south of 42nd St. Note 2.) Includes guide to churches. Note 3.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 4.) Oriented with north to the right.
Catalog Call Number: Map Div. 01-1807
Digital ID: 434697
Record ID: 253329
Digital Item Published: 2-28-2005; updated 5-16-2012





Delafield Mansion, 77th St. N.Y. (1801-ca. 1886)
Image ID: 423016
Image Title: Delafield Mansion, 77th St. N.Y.
Creator: Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 -- Collector
Specific Material Type: Prints
Standard Reference: EM11225
Source: Emmet Collection of Manuscripts Etc. Relating to American History. / Booth's History of New York. / Volume 5.
Source Description: 75 prints : etching, engraving, aquatint, lithograph, wood engraving, some col. ; 34.9 x 101.4 cm. or smaller.
Location: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Print Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs
Catalog Call Number: MEZP; MEZP (Room 307)
Digital ID: 423016
Record ID: 165635
Digital Item Published: 8-30-2005; updated 3-25-2011
http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/id?423016

Country Houses




House of C.L. Perkins, Esq., Hewlett, Long Island, NY, 1912, Mr. William Adams


House of Cushing Adams, Esq., Plandome, Long Island, NY, 1913, William Albert Swasey


House of Dion W. Kennedy, Larchmont Gardens, NY, 1926, Clifford C. Wendehack



House of Douglas Kent, Esq., Garden City, Tarrytown NY, 1909. Ewing & Chappell




House of Dr. Irwin , White Plains, NY, 1907, Petry & Sayward


House of Dr. R. T. French in Rochester NY, 1915. Foote, Headley & Carpenter


House of Dr. R. T. French, Rochester, NY, 1915, Foote, Headley and Carpenter


House of Dr. Randolph West, Riverdale, NY, 1927, James C. Mackenzie


House of Dr. Sherman on West Ferry St., Buffalo, NY, 1907, Green and Wicks


House of Dwight James Baum , Riverdale, NY, 1915, Mr. Dwight James Baum



House of E. J. Baralow, Buffalo, NY, 1909, Green and Wicks


House of E. Ponchelet , Riverdale, NY, 1926, Frank J. Forster



House of E.E. Bartlett,ESQ, Amagansett, L.I., NY. 1916. W.L. Bottomley. Original Photograph


House of E.S. Rogers, Lawrence, Long Island, NY, 1905, T. Henry Randall


House of Eugene D. Stocker , Richfield Springs, NY, 1926, Dwight James Baum



House of F. L. Palmer, Esq., Sailors Snug Harbor NY, 1916. Palmer, Hornbostel & Jones





House of Frank Bannerman, Exterior, Scarsdale, NY, 1927, Julius Gregory


House of Frank Bannerman, Interior, Scarsdale, NY, 1927, Julius Gregory


House of George B. Matthews, Buffalo, NY, 1909, Green and Wicks


House of George Eastman, Esq., Rochester, NY, 1906, J. Foster Warner


House of Guido Plessner, Esq., Lincoln Place and Plaza Street , Brooklyn, NY, 1892, Frank Freeman



House of H. J. Brock, Esq. in Buffalo, New York. 1909. Green & Wicks. Original Plan



House of H. Murdock Esq., Brooklyn NY, 1889. G. P. H. Gilbert. Photo


House of H.L. Platt, Esq., Clinton Street and Willoughby Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, 1906, James BriteSt. Croix Architecture$ 29.00




House of Howard S. Kniffen, Esq., Cedarhurst, Long Island, NY, 1912, Mr. William Adams





House of J. Allen Townsend , Ardsiey-on-Hudson, NY, 1906, Ludlow & Valentine




House of J. P. Grace, Esq., Glen Cove, Long Island, NY, 1913, Mr. James W. O'Connor


House of J. R. Fanning on Portsmouth Terrace , Rochester, NY, 1886, Walker & Nolan



House of J.N. Doubleday, Esq., Mill Neck, Long Island, NY, 1906, Kirby, Pettit, & Green






House of Joseph W. Buck , Elmira, NY, 1926, Pierce & Bickford



House of Karl Keffer , Scarsdale, NY, 1926, Frank J. Forster


House of Kendall B. Castle, ESQ., Rochester, NY, 1907, J. Foster Warner


House of L. S. Howard, Buffalo, NY, 1909, Green and Wicks


House of Louis B. Jones, Esq. and Charles L. Hill, Esq. in Garfield Place, Brooklyn, NY, 1892, C. P. H. Gilbert




House of M. E. O'Brien, Larchmont NY, 1926. D. A. Summo. Lithograph



House of M.C. Lefferts, Esq., Cedarhurst, Long Island, NY, 1905, Lord & Hewlett


House of Douglas Kent, Esq., Tarrytown, NY, 1909, Messrs. Ewing & Chappell

Furniture in the Central Hall of the Vanderbilt Hotel , New York, NY, 1912, Messrs. Warren & Wetmore
Gainsborough Studios, Central Park South, New York, NY, 1909, Charles W. Buckham
Gallery in the Representatives' Chamber of the New York State Capitol , Albany, NY, 1898, Leopold Eidlitz
Gallery of Reading-Room: State Library of the New York Capital, Albany, NY, 1898, H.H. Richardson
Garage and Chauffer's Quarters, Mr. Nelson Doubleday, Oyster Bay, Long Island, NY, 1926, Penrose V. Stout
Garage for Mr. M.D. Knapp on Lake Avenue , Rochester, NY, 1910, James R. Tyler
Garden Front of the House for Mr. R. Edwards , New Rochelle, NY, 1930, E. Dean Parmelee
Gate Keeper's Lodge for A. H. Barney, Harlem, NY, 1881, B. Jones
Gate Lodge and Hamersley Library , Bath Beach, NY, 1892, Parfitt Bros
General View of the New York Genealogical & Biographical Society, New York , NY, 1930, LaFarge, Warren & Clark
General View of the News Building , New York, NY, 1930, John M. Howells and Raymond M. Hood
General View of the Sanatorium for National Vaudeville Artists, Saranac Lake, NY, 1930, Scopes and Feustmann
Genesee Valley Club-House, Rochester, NY, 1898, Du Fais and Canfield
German Hospital , Brooklyn, NY, 1897, R.L. Daus
German Settlement School, Brooklyn, NY, 1893, Geo. Palliser
Governor's Room in the City Hall , New York, NY, 1909, Grosvenor Atterbury
Grace Church, West Farms, NY, 1886, W. A. Potter
Gratwick Research Laboratory, Buffalo, NY, 1907, J. Foster Warner
Greenman Building , Utica, NY, 1884, G. Edw. Cooper
Greenwich Savings Bank, New York, NY, 1898, R. W. Gibson
Grey Towers for W. C. Hastings , Yonkers, NY, 1893, Dehli & Chamberlin
Guaranty Trust Co., New York, NY, 1900, York & Sawyer
Guaranty Trust Company , New York, NY, 1913, Messrs. York & Sawyer
Gymnasium for the College of New York , New York, NY, 1908, George B. Post & Sons
Hall in Elizabeth A. Hallock's House, Washingtonville, NY, 1894, E. G. W. Dietrich
Hall in the House of Marshall J. Dodge, Esq. at No. 37 E. 68th Street , New York, NY, 1915, Delano & Aldrich
Hall in the House of N. Poulson, Long Island, NY, 1893, Unknown
Hall Laboratory of Chemistry at Wesleyan University , Middletown, NY, 1927, McKim, Mead, and White
Hall of Board of Education, Fifty-Ninth St., and Park Avenue, New York, NY, 1900
Hall of Mr. M. H. Clark's Residence , Jamestown, NY, 1892, E. G. W. Dietrich
Halstead Apartments , White Plains, NY, 1926, Harry Creighton Ingalls
Handwoven Arras Tapestry of the Forest, NY, 1890, Morris and Company
Hartsdale Station N.Y.C. and H.R.R., Harlem Divison , Hartsdale, NY, 1915, Messrs. Warren & Wetmore
Hartsdale Station on the New York and Harlem Railroad, Greenburgh, NY, 1915, Messrs. Warren & Wetmore
Headquarters Building of the Young Women's Christian Associations of the United States of America , New York, NY, 1913, Mr. Donn Barber
Headquarters Building, Palisades Interstate Park, Bear Mountain, NY, 1915, Messrs. Tooker and Marsh
Headquarters, Palisades Interstate Park, Bear Mountain, NY, 1915, Messrs. Tooker and Marsh
Hermitage Hotel, New York, NY, 1908, Robert D. Kohn
Hiddenhome. House of George Young, Jr., and Helen Binkerd Young, Exterior, Ithaca, NY, 1927, George Young, Jr., and Helen Binkerd Young
Hiddenhome. House of George Young, Jr., and Helen Binkerd Young, Ithaca, NY, 1927, George Young, Jr., and Helen Binkerd Young
Hoffman Arms Apartment Building on the Corner of Madison Ave. and 59th Street, New York, NY, 1885, Cha. W. Romeyn and Co
Home Life Insurance Building on Broadway , New York, NY, 1897, N. Le Brun & Sons
Home Life Insurance Building on Broadway, New York, NY, 1897, N. Le Brun and Sons
Home Life Insurance Building, Broadway , New York, NY, 1897, N. Le Brun & Sons
Hospital, New York, NY, 1880, E. T. Potter
Hotel at Gedney Farm in White Plains NY, 1915. Kenneth M. Murchison. Original
Hotel Brighton, Coney Island, NY, 1878, John G. Prague
Hotel Castleton , New Brighton, Staten Island, NY, 1890, Chas. P. H. Gilbert
Hotel Imperial, Broadway and 32nd Street, New York, NY, 1890, McKim, Mead & White
Hotel Navarre on 77th Avenue and 38th Street , New York, NY, 1901, Barney & Chapman
Hotel Rector on Broadway and Forty-Fourth Street , New York, NY, 1911, D.H. Burnham & Co.

House and Studio for H. T. Schladermundt , Lawrence Park, NY, 1897, Walker & Morris
House at Yonkers, Yonkers, NY, 1894, Parish & Schroeder
House for A.L. Schaefer, Esq. , University Heights, NY, 1909, Squires and Wynkoop
House for C. A. Wilkinson, Esq., Binghamton, NY, 1888, T. I. Lacey & Son
House for C. Oliver Iseline, Esq., Premium Point, Westchester County, NY, 1890, Stratton & Ellingwood
House for Dr. A.G. Curtiss on Elmwood Ave., Buffalo, NY, 1888, E.A. Kent
House for G. H. Dunbar, Buffalo, NY, 1887, Edward A. Ruth
House for Geo. Evans , Albany, NY, 1884, Robert W. Gibson
House for Geraldyn Redmond, Esq. , NY, 1915, McKim, Mead, and White
House for H. J. Keiser, Esq., Sea Gate, NY, 1909, Squires & Wynkoop
House for H. W. Thayer, Esq., Albany, NY, 1882, Ogden & Wright
House for J. H. Biggs, Esq., Sea Gate, NY, 1909, Messrs. Squires & Wynkoop
House for J. H. Howe, Esq , Rochester, NY, 1890, Nolan Brothers
House for J. M. Davis, Esq., Rochester, NY, 1889, Otto Block
House for Joseph M. Johnson , Binghampton, NY, 1883, Hartwell & Richardson
House for Meredith Hare, Esq., Huntington, Long Island, NY, 1927, Charles A. Platt
House for Mr. B. F. Carver , Larchmont-on-the-Sound, NY, 1880, Henry F. Kilburnt
House for Mr. Charles R. Gibson , Bronxville, NY, 1927, Lewis Bowman
House for Mr. Frank Hasbrouck on Market Street , Poughkeepsie, NY, 1878, F. C. Withers
House for Mr. Justin Seubert , Syracuse , NY, 1882, Kirby & Bates
House for Mr. Russell Mitcheltree , Rye, NY, 1930, W. Stanwood Phillips
House for Mrs Ladew in Glen Cove, Long Island, NY, 1894, Romeyn & Stever
House for Mrs. A.C. Alden on Fort Hill , Lloyd's Neck, Long Island, NY, 1879, McKim, Mead & Bigelow
House for Mrs. Jas. E. Craig , Albany, NY, 1887, Robert W. Gibson
House for Oscar Schmidt , Huntington, Long Island, NY, 1876, Nelson L. DereySt. Croix Architecture
House for the American Society of Civil Engineers, a Competitive Design , New York, NY, 1899, W.B. Bigelow and F.E. Wallis