93rd Street (Manhattan)

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93rd Street
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Jeanne d'Arc monument, located at West 93rd Street and Riverside Drive
Maintained by NYCDOT
Length 1.2 mi[1] (1.9 km)
Width 60 feet (18.29 m)
Location Manhattan
Postal code 10024 (west), 10128 (east)
Coordinates 40°47′00″N 73°57′03″W / 40.783264°N 73.950735°W / 40.783264; -73.950735Coordinates: 40°47′00″N 73°57′03″W / 40.783264°N 73.950735°W / 40.783264; -73.950735
West end Riverside Drive
East end First Avenue
North 94th Street
South 93rd Street
Construction
Commissioned 1811

93rd Street runs from Riverside Drive, overlooking the Hudson River, to the East River, through the New York City borough of Manhattan. It traverses the neighborhoods of the Upper West Side, Upper East Side, Carnegie Hill, and Yorkville; the street is interrupted by Central Park.

A notable monument to Joan of Arc by Anna Hyatt Huntington stands at the street's western terminus at Riverside Park.

Notable buildings[edit]

The 93rd Street Beautification Association works to preserve and enhance the street where it runs through Carnegie Hill.

Notable residents[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Google (January 8, 2017). "93rd Street" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved January 8, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Carlton Hobbs LLC". 
  3. ^ Strausbaugh, John. "In the Mansion Land of the ‘Fifth Avenoodles’", The New York Times, December 14, 2007. Accessed January 30, 2008.
  4. ^ Marx, Harpo (1962). Harpo Speaks!. Limelight Editions. ISBN 0-87910-036-2. 

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