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Knickerbocker Club

Landmarks of New York

 
 
Knickerbocker Club Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, February 4, 2019
1. Knickerbocker Club Marker
Inscription.  
This third home of the Knickerbocker Club, organized in 1871, was designed by Delano and Aldrich and was completed in 1915.

Plaque erected 1962 by The New York Community Trust
 
Erected 1962 by The New York Community Trust.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Fraternal or Sororal Organizations. A significant historical year for this entry is 1871.
 
Location. 40° 45.962′ N, 73° 58.295′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and East 62nd Street, on the left when traveling south on Fifth Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 East 62nd Street, New York NY 10065, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Metropolitan Club (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Doris C. Freedman Plaza (about 500 feet away); Theodore Roosevelt Lived Here (about 600 feet away); The Arsenal (about 600 feet away); Lombard Lamp (about 600 feet away); William Tecumseh Sherman Monument (about 700 feet
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By Larry Gertner, February 4, 2019
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away); Original Statue of Liberty (about 700 feet away); Charles Evans Hughes (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Regarding Knickerbocker Club. The building is listed in the "AIA (American Institute of Architects) Guide to New York City, Fifth Edition".
 
Also see . . .  The 1915 Knickerbocker Club Building -- 5th Avenue and 62nd Street. "Daytonian in Manhattan" entry. (Submitted on April 11, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 11, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 5, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 75 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 5, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.

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