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    Default Saint Patrick's Cathedral - Fifth Avenue at East 51st Street - by James Renwick, Jr.

    I could have sworn there was a thread on this. I can't find it.

    Just a few front views. Feel free to add your shots (please do).








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    Here is an interior shot, from 1998 - not that its changed much inside.
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    One of the problems of a glass curtain wall ...

    Hanging laundry outside the windows could hardly be less attractive

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    taken from atop 1211 6th

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    As I revealed above I've never been a fan of the Olympic Tower just north of St. Patrick's ...

    But walking up Madison the other day as the sun was starting to move down the Olympic actually looked good -- simple and pure behind the exuberance of the Cathedral ...


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