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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.
 
Location. 40° 45.03′ N, 73° 58.392′ W. Marker is in Manhattan, 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.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Gabarron Foundation (approx. ¼ mile away); Grand Central Terminal (approx. ¼ mile away); John Paul II House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dorothy Thompson (approx. 0.3 miles away); William Lescaze (approx. 0.3 miles away); 230 Park Avenue (approx. 0.3 miles away); Nathan Hale (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mary Lindley Murray (approx. 0.4 miles away).
 
Regarding New York Daily News Building. Known as the model for the headquarters of the fictional newspaper Daily Planet, the building where Superman works!
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
New York Daily News Building image. Click for full size.
By R. C., November 11, 2010
2. New York Daily News Building
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
 
 
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