Radio Row was a warehouse district in lower Manhattan, New York City. It held several blocks of electronic stores, which spread out both ways from a central axis along Cortlandt Street. The used radios, war surplus electronics, junk and stuff was piled so high that it would spill out onto the street. It was a scrounger's paradise. Manhattan Borough,highlighted in yellow, lies between the East River and the Hudson River. ... Midtown Manhattan, looking north from the Empire State Building, 2005 New York City (officially named the City of New York) is the most populous city in the state of New York and the entire United States. ...
Radio Row was condemned in 1966 and torn down in the late 1960s to make room for the World Trade Center. Some of the junkier stock was simply carted away along with the debris from the demolished buildings. The 1960s decade refers to the years from 1960 to 1969, inclusive. ... The World Trade Center in New York City (sometimes informally referred to as the WTC) was a complex of seven buildings designed by Japanese-American architect Minoru Yamasaki and leased by Larry Silverstein from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey around a central plaza, near the south...
Radio Row is also a term used for the building used during Super Bowl week. This building houses National and local radio shows broadcasting from the Super Bowl city.
Categories: Historical New York City neighborhoods | Manhattan neighborhoods | World Trade Center
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