|The vista includes a ghostly rendition of the Chrysler Building along with the back of The Hermitage [far right]. Standing tall in the center is the community flagpole ‒ sans flag ‒ which was later moved to a corner of the North Park.|
|Showcasing The Woodstock and the Chrysler Building.|
|At the time, the Chrysler Building towered over the neighborhood. The second-tallest structure in the photo is 801 Second Avenue, an office building on the corner of 43rd and 2nd, erected in 1932 and still standing.|
Today, the same view is more photographable than ever thanks to the invention of camera-equipped cellphones. Some examples here.
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