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Academy of Music Site

 
 
Academy of Music Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, 2000
1. Academy of Music Site Marker
Marker text
Inscription.
Upon This Site Stood The Original
Academy of Music
Erected 1852
Tony Pastor's Theatre
Opened 1881

 
Location. 40° 44.032′ N, 73° 59.316′ W. Marker is in New York City, New York, in New York County. Marker is on East 14th Street east of Irving Place, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gramercy Gym Site (a few steps from this marker); Elihu Root (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Petrus Stuyvesant's Pear Tree (about 500 feet away); The Petersfield (about 500 feet away); International Tailoring Company Building (about 600 feet away); Lafayette (about 800 feet away); George Washington Statue (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Penn Carriage Block and Hitching Post (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York City.
 
Regarding Academy of Music Site. The Academy of Music and Tony Pastor's Theatre in the adjacent Tammany Hall were both demolished in 1926 to make way for the Consolidated Edison building.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicEntertainment
 
Academy of Music Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 11, 2013
2. Academy of Music Site Marker
The marker is relatively small in size.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 4, 2014, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 339 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 4, 2014, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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