New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Mercier (Merce) Philip Cunningham
April 16, 1919 – July 26, 2009
— 55 Bethune Street, Manhattan —
Historic Landmarks Preservation Center
Medallion program created by Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel
Erected by Historic Landmarks Preservation Center.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment. 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 1970.
Location. 40° 44.215′ N, 74° 0.514′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Bethune Street near Washington Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 55 Bethune St, New York NY 10014, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Westbeth Artists’ Housing (a few steps from this marker); The Davisson-Germer Experiment (a few steps from this marker); Jane Street (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); 82 Jane Street (about 500 feet away); James Baldwin (about 800 feet away); Day’s End, 2014-21 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Abingdon Square Doughboy (approx. 0.2 miles away); Private Michael J. Lynch Flagstaff (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
More about this marker. The building is listed in the "AIA (American Institute of Architects) Guide to New York City, Fifth Edition".
Credits. This page was last revised on May 3, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 1, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 191 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 1, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.