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Pennsylvania Station: 1910
New York circa 1910. "Track level, main and exits, concourses, Pennsylvania Station." 8x10 dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Co. ... but there used to be someone who posted when a picture of Pennsylvania station came up, saying how the photo didn't reflect how horrible ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/01/2012 - 5:42pm -

Pennsylvania Station: 1910

Penn Station: 1910
Circa 1910. "Pennsylvania station, main concourse, New York." Silver gelatin glass transparency, Detroit Publishing Company. View ... provocative here, as someone who experienced the original Pennsylvania Station (albeit briefly), I think this building is probably the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/26/2012 - 12:36pm -

Penn Station: 1910

Neither Snow Nor Rain: 1900
Circa 1912. "Post Office, New York City." Although it looks about a million years old, the Eighth Avenue post ... Moynihan Station in honor of the late Senator from New York. The main entrances will be located on the side streets midway down the ... their bags up that impressive flight of steps. From Pennsylvania Station The view is looking northwest across Eighth Avenue from ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/01/2012 - 5:46pm -

Neither Snow Nor Rain: 1900

The Big Pennsylvania Hole: 1908
New York circa 1908. "The big Pennsylvania hole." Excavations for Pennsylvania Station. 8x10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. ... and Broadway. Is this really where you leave the Pennsylvania station about a quarter to four, read a magazine and you're in ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/21/2012 - 7:00pm -

The Big Pennsylvania Hole: 1908

Penn Station: 1910
New York ca. 1910. "Pennsylvania Station. Track level, main and exit concourses, ... arena and entertainment complex. Sound familiar? Pennsylvania Station, the monumental 1910 Beaux-Arts masterpiece of architects ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/02/2012 - 5:22pm -

Penn Station: 1910

Grand Central Terminal: 1913
New York's Grand Central Station nearing completion sometime around 1913. 8x10 ... use of the term Grand Central Station was common in New York for a long time, it really became common usage because of the radio ... of the rail line; hence the name Grand Central Terminal. Pennsylvania Station is named as such since it provides for through rail ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/30/2020 - 12:55am -

Grand Central Terminal: 1913

The Mailpipe: New York
... Postal Museum history of pneumatic mail. New York Pneumatic Mail System A brief history of the pneumatic system in New ... Grand Central Terminal and the main post office near Pennsylvania Station. At the City Hall station, the mail went over the Brooklyn ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/19/2012 - 1:47pm -

The Mailpipe: New York

Penn Station: 1910
New York circa 1910. "Pennsylvania Station, track level, showing stairway and ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/01/2012 - 5:42pm -

Penn Station: 1910

Penn Station: 1910
Pennsylvania Station in New York as seen from Gimbel's department store circa 1910. George Grantham Bain ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/07/2011 - 6:18pm -

Penn Station: 1910

Penn Station 1.0
"Thirty-Second Street entrance, Pennsylvania Station, New York." The original Penn Station in the final stages of construction, circa ... sculpted by Adolph A. Weinman. They were salvaged when Pennsylvania Station was demolished in the 1960s, and at least a few survive in ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 01/26/2016 - 11:50am -

Penn Station 1.0

Candy Soda Drugs Kodaks: 1910
New York circa 1910-1915. "N.Y. Drug Store, Pennsylvania Station." 8x10 inch dry ... establishment" -- it's a drugstore in Penn Station in New York City, which means that it was probably one of the most elite drugstores in ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/29/2012 - 10:11am -

Candy Soda Drugs Kodaks: 1910

Transitorium: 1910
New York circa 1910. "Pennsylvania Station. Concourse showing gates, indicators." ... This photo evokes a tropical feel, so out of place in New York. The architecture says palm trees and sunny skies. I never noticed that ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/01/2012 - 5:42pm -

Transitorium: 1910

Sic Transit: 1910
New York circa 1910. "Bird's eye view of new Pennsylvania Station." Demolished in ... Mrs. Kennedy Onassis, who regretted the destruction of Pennsylvania Station and may have contributed to preservation efforts, was a ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 11/08/2019 - 10:44am -

Sic Transit: 1910

Penn Station: 1912
New York, 1912. "Pennsylvania Station, east facade." 8x10 inch dry plate glass ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/30/2018 - 9:34am -

Penn Station: 1912

Rail-Rover Crossing: 1905
... This is the same firm which constructed the magnificent Pennsylvania Station in New York city, also demolished! On that occasion, the NY Times editorialized ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 01/03/2017 - 12:01pm -

Rail-Rover Crossing: 1905

IN Side Out: 1906
... would build their own station in a big city. Thus in New York, you have "Pennsylvania station", built by the Pennsylvania Railroad, and also "Grand ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 01/29/2020 - 6:00pm -

IN Side Out: 1906

V: 1942
August 1942. "Crowds at Pennsylvania Station, New York." Medium format negative by Marjory Collins for the Office of War ... Choo", which includes the lyrics: "You'll leave the Pennsylvania station 'bout a quarter to four, read a magazine and then you're ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/05/2012 - 7:10pm -

V: 1942

Flyboy: 1917
... IS DELAYED Accidents Mar Second Day's Service With New York. LIEUT. BONSAL HITS A FENCE Swerves to Avoid Horses in Landing ... mail brought by Lieutenant Bonsal, which arrived at the Pennsylvania Station Post Office at 3.15 P.M., was distributed within an hour ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/27/2012 - 1:50pm -

Flyboy: 1917

Singer Building: 1913
New York circa 1913. "The Singer Building." Rising in the distance, the Woolworth ... The Singer Building was the first big test for New York's Landmarks Preservation Commission, which was formed after the outcry over demolition of Pennsylvania Station. The Commission failed miserably, allowing the destruction ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/01/2012 - 5:43pm -

Singer Building: 1913

All Aboard: 1910
New York circa 1910. "Track level, main and exit concourses, Pennsylvania Station." 8x10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Co. View ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/03/2012 - 10:48am -

All Aboard: 1910

Corner Store: 1937
May 1, 1937, New York. Grocery at 1028 Third Avenue and 61st Street with Salvatore Campanelli ... to the waiting room floors in the original ca. 1910 Pennsylvania Station, where light passed through to the floor below. ... Third Avenue through the years in the pages of the New York Times. 1899: Tode & Co. 1943: Service Food Market ... 
 
Posted by z396z28 - 09/15/2012 - 1:31pm -

Corner Store: 1937

Diaper Depot: 1942
August 1942. "New York, New York. Waiting for trains at Pennsylvania Station." Photo by Marjory Collins for the Office of War ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/28/2017 - 10:59am -

Diaper Depot: 1942

Pennsy Parthenon: 1909
Manhattan circa 1909. "New Pennsylvania Station, New York, N.Y." The Beaux-Arts behemoth whose demolition in 1963 lit a fire under ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/31/2017 - 4:54pm -

Pennsy Parthenon: 1909
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