New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
1862 - 1937
— 14 West 23rd Street Manhattan —
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music. In addition, it is included in the New York, New York City Historic Landmarks Preservation Center Cultural Medallions series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1921.
Location. 40° 44.501′ N, 73° 59.418′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14 West 23rd Street, New York NY 10010, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fifth Avenue Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Flatiron Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 200 Fifth Avenue Clock (about 300 feet away); Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the New York City Pride March (about 400 feet away); William H. Seward (about 400 feet away); New York Fire Department – City of New York (about 400 feet away); Eternal Light Flagstaff (about 400 feet away); To Our Heroes (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . .
1. Edith Wharton. Wikipedia biography (Submitted on November 4, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. From Wharton to Starbucks -- No. 14 West 23rd Street. "Daytonian in Manhattan" entry. (Submitted on April 8, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 3, 2011, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 534 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on November 5, 2011, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. Photos: 1. submitted on November 3, 2011, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. 2. submitted on November 17, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. 3. submitted on July 26, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 4. submitted on April 8, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.