Scribner Building

The Scribner Building, also known as Old Scribner Building, was designed by Ernest Flagg in a Beaux Arts style and was built in 1893. It is located at 153-157th Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, at 21st Street. It served as the corporate headquarters of Charles Scribner's Sons publishing company.

Scribner Building
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Scribner Building is located in Lower Manhattan
Scribner Building
Scribner Building is located in New York
Scribner Building
Scribner Building is located in the United States
Scribner Building
Location153-157 5th Ave., New York, New York
Coordinates40°44′25.5″N 73°59′24″W / 40.740417°N 73.99000°W / 40.740417; -73.99000Coordinates: 40°44′25.5″N 73°59′24″W / 40.740417°N 73.99000°W / 40.740417; -73.99000
Built1893
ArchitectErnest Flagg
Architectural styleBeaux Arts
NRHP reference No.80002715[1]
Added to NRHPMay 6, 1980

The Scribner Building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[1][2]

Ernest Flagg also designed its successor building, the Charles Scribner's Sons Building, at 597 Fifth Avenue.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. April 15, 2008.
  2. ^ Virginia Kurshan (October 1979). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Scribner Building / Old Scribner Building". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Archived from the original on 2012-04-01. Retrieved 2008-10-08. See also: "Accompanying three photos, exterior and interior, from 1979". Archived from the original on 2013-10-20. and "Accompanying nomination correspondence". Archived from the original on 2013-10-20.