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
HISTORIC SITES

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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82 East 4th Street

Club 82

From 1953 to 1973, the basement of this building was home to Club 82, one of the most prominent American... Learn More

Bars, Clubs & Restaurants
HISTORIC SITES

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
HISTORIC SITES

181-189 Second Avenue

Louis N. Jaffe Art Theater / Club 181 / Phoenix Theater

The Louis N. Jaffe Art Theater, a former Yiddish theater, was the location of the Mafia-controlled Club 181 (1945-51), known... Learn More

Performance Venues
HISTORIC SITES

171 W 12th St

Marion Dickerman & Nancy Cook Residence / Molly 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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196 Bleecker Street

Little Red School House

Often considered the city’s first progressive school, the Little Red School House in Greenwich Village was founded by lesbian reform... Learn More

Cultural & Educational Institutions
HISTORIC SITES

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

Residences
HISTORIC SITES

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