Clock Flatiron Building #2 - GOR-87977-12
Fifth Avenue Clock in foreground looking up at the Flatiron Building at 175 Fifth Avenue New York City and is considered to be a groundbreaking skyscraper.
Upon completion in 1902 it was one of the tallest buildings in the city and the only skyscraper north of 14th Street.
The building sits on a triangular island block formed by Fifth Avenue, Broadway and East 22nd Street, with 23rd Street grazing the triangle's northern (uptown) peak. It anchors the south (downtown) end of Madison Square, and the north (uptown) end of the Ladies' Mile Historic District.