New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by New York Landmark Preservation Foundation.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Communications • Women. In addition, it is included in the New York, New York City Historic Landmarks Preservation Center Cultural Medallions series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1941.
Location. 40° 45.247′ N, 73° 58.223′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on East 48th Street west of Second Avenue, on the left when traveling east. The building is between Second and Third Avenues in the Turtle Bay Gardens Historic District, which is mentioned in the AIA (American Institute of Architects) Guide to New York City, Fifth Edition. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 237 East 48th Street, New York NY 10017, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this markerWilliam Lescaze (within shouting distance of this marker); Dag Hammarskjold (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dag Hammarskjöld (about 500 feet away); Papal Visits (about 700 feet away); Japan Society (approx. 0.2 miles away); Katharine Hepburn Garden (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Benjamin Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Raoul Wallenberg Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . . Dorothy Thompson. Wikipedia biography (Submitted on April 7, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 8, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 9, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 227 times since then and 29 times this year. Last updated on November 14, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 9, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. 3. submitted on November 9, 2018. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.