front and back of the Sex Pistols’ Some Product: Carri On
Chelsea Hotel, designed by Hubert &
Pirsson, The Chelsea was opened in 1884 as one of the city’s earliest
cooperative apartment houses, it became a hotel about 1905. The
florid cast iron balconies were made by the firm of J.B. & J.M.
Cornell. Artists and writers who have lived here include Arthur B.
Davies, James T. Farrell, Robert Flaherty, Thomas Wolfe and Sid