When people think of what a "diamond district" should look like it's no
surprise that visions of New York's 47th street come to mind. Not only is
it the worlds largest wholesale gemstone and jewelry street, but it's
ground floor wholesale/retail jewelry shops bring people from far and wide
to gaze at sparkling gems, as well in hopes that they will get a deal.
The jewelry business came to midtown Manhattan during World War 2, as