GASHOUSE DISTRICT -- STUYVESANT SQUARE DISTRICT -- GRAMERCY PARK DISTRICT -- UNION SQUARE DISTRICT -- MADISON SQUARE DISTRICT -- KIP'S BAY AND TURTLE BAY -- MURRAY HILL -- FIFTH AVENUE SHOPPING DISTRICT -- GRAND CENTRAL DISTRICT -- BEEKMAN PLACE AND SUTTON PLACE -- CENTRAL PARK SOUTH, THE PLAZA, AND FIFTY-SEVENTH STREET -- UPPER FIFTH, MADISON, AND PARK AVENUES -- YORKVILLE
Area: 14th St. on the south to 96th St. on the north; from 6th Ave. (14th to 42d St.) and 5th Ave. (42d to 96th St.) east to East River. Maps on pages 54-55, 193, and 237.
Principal north-south streets: 5th, Madison, 4th, Park, Lexington, 3d, 2d, and 1st Aves.
Principal cross streets: 114th, 23d, 34th, 42d, 57th, 59th, 72d, 86th, and 96th Sts.
Transportation: IRT Lexington Avenue subway (local), 14th to 96th St. stations; 2d or 3d Ave. el, 14th to 96th St. stations; BMT Broadway subway (local), Union Square to 34th St. stations; bus lines on all principal north-south and cross streets.
IN THE Middle and Upper East Side, virtually every facet of cosmopolitan life is represented in famous hotels, churches, clubs, department stores, shops, skyscrapers, apartment houses, and amusement centers.