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Lillian Wald House

 
 
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By Larry Gertner, July 4, 2017
1. Lillian Wald House Marker
Inscription.  This house on Henry Street is dedicated to Lillian Wald, founder of the Henry Street Settlement on the occasion of the centennial year
1893-1993
Lillian Wald lived and worked at 265 Henry Street improving the quality of life in the Lower East Side, throughout New York City and across the nation.
 
Erected 1993.
 
Location. 40° 42.832′ N, 73° 59.063′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Henry Street near Samuel Dickstein Plaza, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 265 Henry Street, New York NY 10002, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Henry Street Settlement (a few steps from this marker); St. Augustine’s Chapel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Henry Street Settlement and Neighborhood Playhouse (about 500 feet away); East River Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Church of St. Teresa (approx. 0.3 miles away); B’nai B’rith (approx. 0.3 miles
Henry Street Settlement buildings image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 4, 2017
2. Henry Street Settlement buildings
The marker is visible on 265, the center building.
away); Our Lady of Sorrow World War II Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); 97 Orchard Street (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
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Lillian Wald (1867-1940) image. Click for full size.
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3. Lillian Wald (1867-1940)
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 21, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 20, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 57 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 20, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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