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Madison Square Garden - The World's Most Famous Arena in the heart of Manhattan    
Madison Square Garden.


The old MADISON SQUARE GARDEN occupied the block bounded by Fourth and Madison avenues and Twenty-sixth and Twenty-seventh streets. Its dimensions are 465 X 200 feet, and it was the largest amusement building in America. The tower springs from the Twenty-sixth street front, rising 249 feet with unbroken lines, and then by a succession of belfry stages of diminishing size tapering to the pinnacle upon which rests the shining figure of Diana with flying draperies and crescent bow, 356 feet above the sidewalk.


Madison Square Garden.
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