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Matt Mulliean, Untitled

Matt Mulliean Untitled, 1989 Etched granite Overall dimensions 68 feet by 8 feet The images of this monumental mural chronicle the history of the site bounded by 19th and 50th streets and Eighth...

Matt Mulliean Untitled, 1989 Etched granite Overall dimensions 68 feet by 8 feet The images of this monumental mural chronicle the history of the site bounded by 19th and 50th streets and...

  • new york
  • manhattan
  • art
  • mta
  • subway
  • midtown
  • hell's kitchen
  • mural
  • 1989

Juan Alonso Community Garden & Parks

Hell's Kitchen JUAN ALONSO COMMUNITY GARDEN & PARKS JUAN ALONSO COMMUNITY GARDEN is dedicated to the memory of Juan Alonso, a long time resident and devoted community gardener, who spent countless...

Hell's Kitchen JUAN ALONSO COMMUNITY GARDEN & PARKS JUAN ALONSO COMMUNITY GARDEN is dedicated to the memory of Juan Alonso, a long time resident and devoted community gardener, who spent countless...

  • new york
  • manhattan
  • hell's kitchen
  • juan alonso
  • 1993
  • 2000

Around This Mount

Around This Mount 145 St 141 St Submitted by @lampbane

Around This Mount 145 St 141 St Submitted by @lampbane

  • new york
  • manhattan
  • east harlem
  • hamilton heights
  • mountain

Masonic Hall

MASONIC HALL On this location stood the original Masonic Hall that was home to the Grand Lodge of New York. Built in 1875 by the Trustees of the Masonic Hall and Asylum Fund.

MASONIC HALL On this location stood the original Masonic Hall that was home to the Grand Lodge of New York. Built in 1875 by the Trustees of the Masonic Hall and Asylum Fund.

  • new york
  • manhattan
  • masons
  • 1875

Science, Industry and Business Library

The New York Public Library gratefully acknowledges the generosity of Lewis B. & Dorothy Cullman Catherine & Donald B. Marron in honor of Timothy S. Healy Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Felix & Elizabeth...

The New York Public Library gratefully acknowledges the generosity of Lewis B. & Dorothy Cullman Catherine & Donald B. Marron in honor of Timothy S. Healy Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Felix & Elizabeth...

  • new york
  • manhattan
  • midtown
  • nypl
  • library
  • sibl
  • 1996

Thomas Yoseloff

Thomas Yoseloff Thomas Yoseloff (1913-2007) was a noted publisher, author, journalist, and scholar. Born in lowa, he came to New York City in 1935 to seek his fortune and began a nearly 70-year...

Thomas Yoseloff Thomas Yoseloff (1913-2007) was a noted publisher, author, journalist, and scholar. Born in lowa, he came to New York City in 1935 to seek his fortune and began a nearly 70-year...

  • new york
  • manhattan
  • midtown
  • snfl
  • thomas yoseloff
  • 1913
  • 2007

Brooklyn Public Library East Branch

BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY EAST BRANCH GIFT OF ANDREW CARNEGIE TO THE CITY OF NEW YORK AD1904 CARNEGIE FUND COMMITTEE DAVID A. BOODY DANIEL WAMEVILLIAMS P.ROSS APPLETON JOHN W.DEVOY CHIEF LIBRARIAN...

BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY EAST BRANCH GIFT OF ANDREW CARNEGIE TO THE CITY OF NEW YORK AD1904 CARNEGIE FUND COMMITTEE DAVID A. BOODY DANIEL WAMEVILLIAMS P.ROSS APPLETON JOHN W.DEVOY CHIEF...

  • new york
  • manhattan
  • brooklyn pub...
  • library
  • andrew carnegie
  • 1904

Brooklyn Public Library Irving Branch

BROOKLYN PUBLIC-LIBRARY IRVING BRANCH GIFT OF ANDREW CARNEGIE TO THE CITY OF NEW YORK A. D. 1923 CARNEGIE FUND COMMITTEE DAVID A. BOODY DANIEL W. MOWILLIAMS JOHN W. DEVOΥ R. ROSS APPLETON...

BROOKLYN PUBLIC-LIBRARY IRVING BRANCH GIFT OF ANDREW CARNEGIE TO THE CITY OF NEW YORK A. D. 1923 CARNEGIE FUND COMMITTEE DAVID A. BOODY DANIEL W. MOWILLIAMS JOHN W. DEVOΥ R. ROSS...

  • new york
  • brooklyn
  • washington irving
  • andrew carnegie
  • brooklyn pub...
  • 1923

P.I.C.T.U.R.E.S.

LEAD ARTIST: ESTEBAN DEL VALLE ASSISTANT ARTIST: JOSE DE JESUS RODRIGUEZ YOUTH ASSISTANT ARTIST: FABIO GOMEZ YOUTH ARTIST: KAMAL ABDELRAHMAN, GUSTAVO BAHENA, ELIJAH BARRINGTON, GENESIS BARRINGTON,...

LEAD ARTIST: ESTEBAN DEL VALLE ASSISTANT ARTIST: JOSE DE JESUS RODRIGUEZ YOUTH ASSISTANT ARTIST: FABIO GOMEZ YOUTH ARTIST: KAMAL ABDELRAHMAN, GUSTAVO BAHENA, ELIJAH BARRINGTON, GENESIS BARRINGTON,...

  • new york
  • brooklyn
  • brownsville
  • supermarket
  • mural
  • prison indus...

Van Dyke Playground

VAN DYKE PLAYGROUND 1.398 ACRE This playground honors the Van Dyke family, who were among the earliest Dutch settlers of 17th century Brooklyn. Successive generations of the Van Dyck (the original...

VAN DYKE PLAYGROUND 1.398 ACRE This playground honors the Van Dyke family, who were among the earliest Dutch settlers of 17th century Brooklyn. Successive generations of the Van Dyck (the original...

  • new york
  • brooklyn
  • playground
  • 1652
  • 1957
  • 1997