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ID: 50
Name: 871-873 Sixth Avenue
Address: 871-873 Sixth Avenue, southwest corner West 31st Street (aka 100-104 West 31st Street)
Block and Lot: Block: 806 Lot:43
Neighborhood: Flatiron
Date: 1893 (NB 141-1893)
Original Use: Commercial
Original Owner: Mahler Bros.
Foundry: unknown
Style: Neo-Grec/Neo-Renaissance
Other Information: Built as store and offices. Two full cast-iron facades; original storefronts with thin chamfered cast-iron piers. Mortimer C. Merritt is best known as the architect of the 1875 Hugh O'Neill store at 655-671 Sixth Avenue.
Status Update: Demolished c. 2007-2008
NY Metro Victorian Society of America