The Central Park: Original Designs For New York’s Greatest Treasure From Harlem To The Hilton

The New York City Department of Records & Information Services announced the availability of a new book: The Central Park: Original Designs for New York’s Greatest Treasure (Abrams 2019). Become Continue Reading →

Cathedral Of Saint John the Divine, Harlem 1935-1941

A great apartment view of the Cathedral Of Saint John the Divine at 1047 Amsterdam Avenue and other buildings in the “close”, Harlem, New York, 1935-1941. Become a Harlem insider Continue Reading →

Help New York City Records Tell Your Harlem Neighborhood Story

The Neighborhood Stories project is an inspiring storytelling initiative that aims to gather oral history-style interviews from New Yorkers from Harlem to Hollis. Become a Harlem insider – Sign-Up for Continue Reading →

Central Park Conservancy Launches Outdoor Exhibit To Honor The History Of Seneca Village

The Central Park Conservancy today launched its first major interpretive signage initiative in Central Park to commemorate Seneca Village, a predominantly African American community that existed before the City of Continue Reading →

First Lady McCray And The Gracie Mansion Conservancy Announce “She Persists” Show

Tomorrow, First Lady Chirlane McCray and the Gracie Mansion Conservancy will open an unprecedented art exhibition at Gracie Mansion that brings together more than 60 works by 44 women across Continue Reading →

Gracie Mansion Conservancy Announces The Opening Of “New York 1942”

Today, in celebration of the 75th anniversary of Gracie Mansion serving as New York City’s Mayoral residence, the Gracie Mansion Conservancy announces a new exhibit, New York 1942, with images from Continue Reading →