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Santa Claus on 5th Avenue (1961)

Santa Claus on 5th Avenue
Author: Walter Leporati

A man in a Santa Claus costume speaks with people as they wait of board a bus at 5th Avenue & 49th Street, December 1961. Visible across the street is Sak's Fifth Avenue department store decorated for the holiday season.

57th Street, north side, west from and including Sixth Avenue.Broadway, east side, north from West 55th to 57th StreetsWest 39th Street and Broadway, southeast corner. Commercial buildingRupert Building, 531 5th Avenue corner 44th StreetOppenheim Collins Building, 35 West 34th StreetEast 57th Street north - Madison to Park AvenuesManhattan Storage, Lexington Avenue and East 42nd Street
Seventh Avenue, east side, north from and aсross West 56th Street5th Avenue north from 40th StreetWest 54th Street, west from Fifth Ave. On the left are the two Rockefeller homesWest 58th Street, south side, west from 7th Avenue6th Ave., nos. 964-956, 35th to 36th StreetBroadway and Hotel VictoriaPedestrians on 7th Avenue