AN EXTRAORDINARY PIECE OF NEW YORK HISTORY: RARE ORIGINAL 21-YEAR LEASE FOR THE SITE OF NEW YORK GIMBELS DEPARTMENT STORE DATED 1909, SIGNED BY SIX GIMBEL BROTHERS, WITH VERY LARGE FOLDING FLOOR PLAN FOR THE LANDMARK STORE BOUND IN
GIMBEL BROTHERS. Lease signed. New York, April 23, 1909.
Rare original 21-year lease for the site of New York's famous Gimbels department store, dated 1909, signed by six of the Gimbel brothers as well as the original tenant (who had run a Milwaukee Gimbels for decades), fully notarized, with a wonderful 35" by 27-1/2" folding floor plan bound in showing the first three levels of construction, elevator placement, and plans for public transit and also with three legal letters relating to the floor plan. $12,500.