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New York Daily News Building

Landmarks of New York

 
 
New York Daily News Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C., November 11, 2010
1. New York Daily News Building Marker
Inscription.  Completed in 1930 from designs of John Mead Howells and Raymond Hood, this structure was cited in 1957 by the Municipal Art Society and the Society of Architectural Historians "For originality in design and influence on later work."
 
Erected 1957 by New York Community Trust.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 40° 45.03′ N, 73° 58.392′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. 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. Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen Place (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ford Foundation Building (about 600 feet away); The Chrysler Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Bronxville Eagle (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Gabarron Foundation (approx. ¼ mile away); Grand Central Terminal (approx. ¼ mile away); Park Avenue Viaduct
New York Daily News Building image. Click for full size.
By R. C., November 11, 2010
2. New York Daily News Building
(approx. ¼ mile away); John Paul II House (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Regarding New York Daily News Building. Known as the model for the headquarters of the fictional newspaper Daily Planet, the building where Superman works!
 
New York Daily News Building image. Click for full size.
By R. C., November 11, 2010
3. New York Daily News Building
New York Daily News Planet Earth image. Click for full size.
By R. C., November 11, 2010
4. New York Daily News Planet Earth
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 16, 2010, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 827 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 16, 2010, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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