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Encyclopedia > Ansonia, Manhattan
Broadway at the intersection with Amsterdam Avenue, the Ansonia Hotel in the center
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Broadway at the intersection with Amsterdam Avenue, the Ansonia Hotel in the center

Ansonia is a neighborhood in the Upper West Side section of Manhattan, New York City It is named after the Ansonia Hotel situated on Broadway. The Art Deco landmark Beacon Theater is also located in this area. It was designed by Chicago architect Walter W. Ahlschlager and opened in 1928. The Dakota Apartments, Central Park, and the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts are few blocks away. It's crossed by the well-known Great White Way, a stretch of Broadway.
A view of Broadway in 1909 Broadway, as the name implies, is a wide avenue in New York City, and is the oldest north-south main thoroughfare in the city, dating to the first New Amsterdam settlement. ... Tenth Avenue is a north-south thoroughfare on the West Side of Manhattan in New York City. ... Describing the building as a rich, startling mass of scrolls, brackets, balconies and cornices, with leering satyrs over the doorways, Mr. ... The Upper West Side is a neighborhood of the borough of Manhattan in New York City that lies between Central Park and the Hudson River. ... Manhattan Borough,highlighted in yellow, lies between the East River and the Hudson River. ... Nickname: The Big Apple Motto: Official website: City of New York Location [[Image:|250px|250px|Location of City of New York, New York]] Location in the state of New York Government Counties (Boroughs) Bronx (The Bronx) New York (Manhattan) Queens (Queens) Kings (Brooklyn) Richmond (Staten Island) Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R... Describing the building as a rich, startling mass of scrolls, brackets, balconies and cornices, with leering satyrs over the doorways, Mr. ... A view of Broadway in 1909 Broadway, as the name implies, is a wide avenue in New York City, and is the oldest north-south main thoroughfare in the city, dating to the first New Amsterdam settlement. ... Asheville City Hall. ... Chicago (officially named the City of Chicago) is the third largest city in the United States (after New York City and Los Angeles), with an official population of 2,896,016, as of the 2000 census. ... 1928 (MCMXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Southeast view of the Dakota from Central Park West The Dakota in the 1880s Close-up of the Dakota. ... Central Park (, ) is a large public, urban park (843 acres or 3. ... The Metropolitan Opera House at Lincoln Center. ... Great White Way is a nickname for Broadway in the Midtown Manhattan section of New York City, specifically that stretch that encompasses the Theater District, between 42nd and 53rd streets. ...

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