Times Square Hotel
|Location||255 West 43rd Street, New York, New York|
|Area||less than one acre|
|Architect||Gronenberg & Leuchtag|
|NRHP reference No.||95000530|
|Added to NRHP||May 4, 1995|
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Built by the developer Henry Claman in 1922, as president of the West Forty-eighth Street Realty Company. Claman had purchased from the Charles A. Christmas estate some buildings that had been at the corner of 43rd Street and 8th Avenue and added them to a lot Claman already owned on 43rd.It was originally called the Claman Hotel (catering to single men). The hotel was soon acquired by Manger Hotels, who changed the name to the Times Square Hotel in 1923, with one floor reserved for women.
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