Murray Hill in Manhattan in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
New York Daily News Building
Landmarks of New York
Erected 1957 by New York Community Trust.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1930.
Location. 40° 45.01′ N, 73° 58.401′ W. Marker is in Manhattan, New York, in New York County. It is in Murray Hill. Marker is on 220 East 42nd Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10017, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Home of The News (a few steps from this marker); Ford Foundation Building (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen Place (about 700 feet away); The Chrysler Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Ferguson McKean (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Tudor City Historic District (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Bronxville Eagle (approx. 0.2 miles away); Trygve Halvdan Lie (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manhattan.
Regarding New York Daily News Building. Known as the model for the headquarters of the fictional newspaper Daily Planet, the building where Superman works.
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