Furman Hall

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When Furman Hall at NYU was constructed, much of Edgar Allan Poe’s former home was demolished. According to reports, the only portion of the home original on this site is the staircase bannister. Students have been startled to see an apparition of Poe himself climbing the staircase.

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Geographic Information

85 West 3rd Street
New York, NY
United States

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40.729825, -73.99891450000001
New York County, New York
Nearest Towns:
New York City, NY (1.1 mi.)
Hoboken, NJ (2.0 mi.)
Long Island City, NY (2.8 mi.)
Weehawken, NJ (3.0 mi.)
Union City, NJ (3.7 mi.)
Manhattan, NY (4.1 mi.)
West New York, NJ (4.1 mi.)
Jersey City, NJ (4.1 mi.)
Guttenberg, NJ (4.3 mi.)
North Bergen, NJ (5.2 mi.)


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