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New York Landmarks

Adele Sarno, 'San Gennaro Queen,' Faces Eviction by Italian American Museum

Sandi Bachom | Posted 05.31.2015 | Fifty
Sandi Bachom

One of the last eyewitnesses to what it was actually like to be an Italian-American in Little Italy after World War II is being evicted by the very repository of this rich history, The Italian American Museum. It would be laughable, were it not so tragic. Evict her? They should hire her.

New Ways to See New York's Landmarks

Dr. Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel | Posted 05.27.2014 | New York
Dr. Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel

To celebrate the upcoming 50th Anniversary of the passage of the NYC Landmarks law in 2015, we are now making New York City's landmarks, history and architecture, accessible to the public through new media.

250 Buildings In Greenwich Village Receive Historic Landmark Status

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 12.18.2013 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — The city's newest historic landmark is part of a neighborhood where generations of American cultural greats staged their art, music,...

New York Then And Now: Stunning Portraits of Our Beloved City by Evan Joseph

Holly Cara Price | Posted 02.02.2013 | Books
Holly Cara Price

I fell in love with Manhattan over thirty years ago and it is a love affair that has never waned. It is clear that photographer Evan Joseph knows this great love and shares this passion.

When Is a Landmark A Landmark?

Roberta Brandes Gratz | Posted 09.29.2011 | New York
Roberta Brandes Gratz

No more iconic building represents the Modernist era in New York City than the 1954 Manufacturers Hanover Trust Bank at 43rd Street and Fifth Avenue. Not anymore.

Mark Twain In New York City

The New York Times | MICHAEL POLLAK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Mark Twain was a lifelong traveler, and his footsteps are all over New York City. Many of them are detailed in "Mark Twain: A Life" by Ron Powers (Fre...