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Miracle on 34th Street – 365 Fifth Avenue

The building on the Northeast corner of 34th and Fifth Avenue is one of my favorites in the area. It has the most beautiful accents over the doors, like fragile turtle shells leading to a world I long to be in: The CUNY Graduate Center, most specifically, the Gotham Center. You can get an advanced degree in NYC history there. How cool is that? But the building has been more than that. In 1906, the B. Altman Department store opened its Flagship store in this building. The company had been around since 1865. The first store opened on the Lower… Read More