New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
January 29, 1905 - July 4, 1970
— 685 West End Avenue, Manhattan —
Erected 2013 by Historic Landmarks Preservation Center.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, MusicNew York, New York City Historic Landmarks Preservation Center Cultural Medallions series list. A significant historical date for this entry is January 29, 1905.
Location. 40° 47.614′ N, 73° 58.476′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of West End Avenue and West 93rd Street, on the left when traveling north on West End Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 685 West End Avenue, New York NY 10025, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elizabeth Cady Stanton (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Joan of Arc (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Joan of Arc (about 600 feet away); Teresa Carreño (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hippo Playground (approx. 0.2 miles away); Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); George Herman "Babe" Ruth (approx. ¼ mile away); Claremont Riding Academy (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . .
1. Barnett Newman. The HLPC page for Barnett Newman. Includes an embedded 43-minute video of the marker dedication. (Submitted on October 7, 2016.)
2. Barnett Newman Chronology. The Barnett Newman Foundation's biography, presented in a timeline. (Submitted on October 7, 2016.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 7, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 381 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 7, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. 4. submitted on March 20, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.