New York Public Library (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) Interiors 
Main Reading Room and Catalog Room
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Full Address: 476 Fifth Avenue (aka 460-476 Fifth Avenue, 1 West 40th Street, 11 West 40th Street, 2 West 42nd Street), Manhattan
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Year Built: 1900-11
Year Designated: 2017
Year Published: 2017
Architect: Carrère & Hastings
Key words: 1900s, 1910s, library, Carrere, John Carrere, Hastings, Thomas Hastings, rotunda, McGraw rotunda, Rose Main Reading Room, Bill Blass Public Catalog Room, decorative plaster, John Shaw Billings, stacks, Astor, Beaux-Arts, Beaux Arts, high ceilings, Bryant Park, moulded plaster, cherubs, fresco, public library, chandeliers, bookcases, oak, oak table, card catalog, desk lamps, Caen stone, architrave
Architectural Styles:
   Beaux Arts

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