Welcome to Cornerspotter, Curbed's game in which you try to identify the location and/or identity of a particular building or streetscape in a historic photograph. Impress us and your fellow Curbed readers with your uncanny insight into New York City and its past!
This grand building was once erected to house a necessary institution. In part, it does the same today. At what intersection can this two-story structure be found today? Extra hint: those tracks no longer run above or below the pictured avenue.
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