December 6, 2017

Here Comes The Neighborhood

The Biltmore Hotel and the Yale Club were constructed across Vanderbilt Ave.  During the 1920’s, warehouses gave way to skyscrapers like the Chanin building, the Lincoln Building and the Chrysler Building. The Hotel Commodore opened in 1919, and the Graybar Building, was completed in 1927, each with a passageway connection to Grand Central’s main concourse.