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Gershwin Family Residence

1925-1931

 
 
Gershwin Family Residence Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, March 27, 2013
1. Gershwin Family Residence Marker
Inscription. George Gershwin - composer and Ira Gershwin - lyricist created many memorable works here.

102 and 103 Streets Block Association June 19, 1982
 
Erected 1982 by 102 and 103 Streets Block Association.
 
Location. 40° 48.007′ N, 73° 58.255′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on West 103rd Street when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 316 West 103rd Street, New York NY 10025, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Humphrey DeForest Bogart (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Shinran Shonin (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Shinran Shonin (about 600 feet away); Riverside Drive West 105th Street Historic District (about 700 feet away); Franz Sigel Statue (approx. 0.2 miles away); Firemenís Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Firemenís Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fire Horses (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in New York.
 
Also see . . .  George & Ira Gershwin. (Submitted on August 29, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicEntertainment

 
Gershwin Family Residence image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, March 27, 2013
2. Gershwin Family Residence
316 West 103rd Street, New York, NY. In 1947, the building was converted to apartments. The stoop was removed and the entrance relocated.
Left side: George Gershwin (Jacob Gershwine) / Ira Gershwin (Israel Gershowitz) image. Click for full size.
By Public Domain
3. Left side: George Gershwin (Jacob Gershwine) / Ira Gershwin (Israel Gershowitz)
George Gershwin photo courtesy Carl Van Vechten. (1937)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 110 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.   3. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on August 31, 2016.
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