Gatsby’s mansion represents the “Nouveau Riche” of West Plaza Hotel in Midtown New Gatsby’s yellow car is not Egg & his efforts to regain Daisy through his lush parties. Here is York. Tom, Daisy, & Gatsby only the weapon in killing where most of the color symbol- The famous Green have the argument that re- Myrtle, but a symbol of os- ism appears. Light of Daisy’s dock, veals Daisy will never leave tentatious wealth due to its which represents Tom. golden color. Long Island Gatsby’s desire and the American Dream. Sound East Egg Tom kept a brownstone apart- ment for his and Myrtle’s trysts. This is where Nick first observes this relationship. West Egg an att nh Northern Ave. - Ma Motorway to Manhattan The Valley of Ashes Long Island Railroad Brooklyn Optomitrist billboard, aka.Probity Trust offices. the eyes of Dr. TJ Eckleburg,Nick’s quest for a bro- who sees Myrtle’s death andkerage job in “The East” all the transgressions of thebrings him here and characters.into Gatsby’s World. Tom and Daisy Buchanan are typ- The Valley of Ashes which symbol- ical of those in East Egg who are izes the decay of American society “Old Money.” This house is one of with George Wilson and the other their many residences. “ash grey men.” Long Island is today the sub- urban attachment to NYC. In the 1920s this is the location of many of the wealthy’s summer homes.