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Cunard Building

Landmarks of New York

 
 
Cunard Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 26, 2011
1. Cunard Building Marker
Inscription.
The Cunard Line, which first opened a New York office in 1848, occupied this building on its completion in 1921. Benjamin W. Morris was the architect, and Thomas Hastings served as consultant in the design of the Great Hall, inspired by Roman and Italian renaissance examples the site was formerly occupied by Delmonico’s Hotel, opened in 1846, later re-named the Stevens House and demolished in 1919.
 
Erected 1962 by The New York Community Trust.
 
Location. 40° 42.336′ N, 74° 0.813′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Broadway, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is on the facade of the building, just west of Bowling Green. Marker is at or near this postal address: 25 Broadway, New York NY 10004, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Honor of Evacuation Day (a few steps from this marker); 175th Anniversary of Greek Independence (a few steps from this marker); Peregrine Falcons in New York City (a few steps from this marker); Bowling Green / Sports Museum of America (within shouting distance of this marker); 26 Broadway
Marker at 25 Broadway image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 26, 2011
2. Marker at 25 Broadway
(within shouting distance of this marker); Francis Makemie (within shouting distance of this marker); George T. Delacorte (within shouting distance of this marker); McComb Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Regarding Cunard Building. The building is referenced in the AIA (American Institute of Architects) Guide to New York City, Fifth Edition.
 
Also see . . .  The Cunard Building. (Submitted on March 27, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
The Cunard Building on what was "Steamship Row" on lower Broadway. image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, December 11, 2018
3. The Cunard Building on what was "Steamship Row" on lower Broadway.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 27, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 592 times since then. Last updated on December 12, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 27, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3. submitted on December 12, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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