Later on, on one night, DetectiveJim Tierney left a police station and headed to this street while on assignment to inspect junk shops. While walking down the street, he paused in front of the World Building and watched the commuters heading home. (TNG: "The Big Goodbye")
The pages seen in the episode were from the detective novel, The Listening Man, by author John A. Moroso. This novel was published in 1924. Information on Park Row was from pages 178, 197.