Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The University Club

Landmarks of New York

 
 
The University Club Marker Photo, Click for full size
By R. C.
1. The University Club Marker
Plaque is mounted on the Southeast corner of the building.
Inscription. This building, inspired by Palace Architecture of the Italian renaissance, was designed by McKim, Mead & White and was completed in 1899.
 
Erected 1957 by The New York Community Trust.
 
Location. 40° 45.661′ N, 73° 58.52′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on 1 W 54th St. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10019, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Former Aeolian Building (a few steps from this marker); Saint Thomas Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Peninsula Hotel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cartier Building (about 600 feet away); Papal Visits to New York City (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rockefeller Center (approx. 0.2 miles away); Plaza Hotel (approx. mile away); a different marker also named The Plaza Hotel (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in New York.
 
Also see . . .  The Trust's "Landmarks of New York". A long-time crusader for preservation, the Municipal Art Society joined with The New York Community Trust in 1956 to begin the “Landmarks of New York” project. (Submitted on October 27, 2009.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
The University Club front entrance Photo, Click for full size
By R. C.
2. The University Club front entrance
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 515 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement