Today in History: Architect Cyrus Eidlitz

Today in History–July 27–the Library of Congress features New York and architect Cyrus Eidlitz, born on this day in 1853. Eidlitz was the architect of the Times building, for which Times Square was named. Find out more by visiting the Today in History section, then follow the links below to access more primary source treasures about New York architects and architecture.

Architect Cyrus Eidlitz Was Born from America’s Library

New York architects image set

New York architecture image set

New York architecture books & articles 1857-1910

Historical newspaper coverage: New York architect

Historical newspaper coverage: New York architecture

City Spotlight: New York City

Primary Source Spotlight: Architecture

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