94-100 Lafayette Street Building

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

94-100 Lafayette Street

ARCHITECT: Howells & Stokes

DATE: 1907-08

Manhattan Tribeca

This  building at 94-100 Lafayette is the only known store-and-loft building designed by the eminent architectural firm of Howells and Stokes.  It is an excellent and intact example of a later commercial style construction.  The building served as an important showcase for hardware in New York City; that its original tenants were two of the most important hardware manufacturers in the country and that the building reflects the area’s role as a center for wholesale businesses.

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

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