HISTORIC SITES

Riverside Park

Eleanor Roosevelt Monument

Many New York City public parks and playgrounds are named in honor of prominent figures in New York City and... Learn More

Public Spaces
HISTORIC SITES

Kosciuszko Street & Lewis Avenue

Eleanor Roosevelt Playground

Many New York City public parks and playgrounds are named in honor of prominent figures in New York City and... Learn More

Public Spaces
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29 Washington Square West

Eleanor Roosevelt Residence

Between 1942 and 1949, this 16-story apartment building on MacDougal Street and Waverly Place was the New York City residence... Learn More

Residences
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411 East 76th Street

Eleanor Roosevelt High School

Many New York City public schools are named in honor of prominent figures in American and world history. Eleanor Roosevelt... Learn More

Cultural & Educational Institutions
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515 West 182nd Street

Eleanor Roosevelt Junior High School 143

Many New York City public schools are named in honor of prominent figures in American and world history. Eleanor Roosevelt... Learn More

Cultural & Educational Institutions
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43 Fifth Avenue

Mary E. Dreier & Frances A. Kellor Residence

In 1920, 43 Fifth Avenue was home to Mary Dreier and Frances Kellor, two leading Progressive reformers whose lives were... Learn More

Residences
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171 West 12th Street

Marion Dickerman & Nancy Cook Residence / Mary Dewson & Polly Porter Residence

This building was one of many apartment houses in Greenwich Village that attracted same-sex couples. After its completion in 1923,... Learn More

Residences
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388 Chauncey Street

Pauli Murray Residence

From 1947 to 1960, the prominent Black civil rights attorney and author Pauli Murray lived in an apartment on the... Learn More

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10 Mitchell Place

Lorena Hickok Residence

The groundbreaking journalist Lorena Hickok lived in an apartment here from 1929 to 1933. Hickok had a close and long-lasting... Learn More

Residences