The Old Bang Gasoline Station At Morningside And 124th Street In Harlem, 1940’s

A beautiful black and white photograph (looking south) of the old Bang Gasoline Station between 123rd and 124th Streets and Morningside Avenue in Harlem, New York, we think the photograph was taken sometime around the 1940s. Continue Reading →

Copper Dome Proposed For St. John The Divine Heads To Landmarks For Approval

This week New York City’s Landmarks Preservation Commission will consider proposals to help preserve and rehabilitate the massive, vaulted dome ceiling of The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Max Bond, One Of The Most Influential Architects In America

J. Max Bond Jr., (Aka Max Bond), 1935 – February 18, 2009, was one of New York’s most influential architects. Continue Reading →

Exterior Stone Curtain Wall Of The Vandewater Starts Rising Above Morningside Heights

Curtain wall installation has begun on the lower floors of The Vandewater in Morningside Heights, reports New York Yimby. Continue Reading →