New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
303 Second Avenue
In 1934, Manhattan General Hospital took over the building and became a pioneer proprietary voluntary hospital providing medical, surgical, and obstetrical care.
Location. 40° 44.084′ N, 73° 59.017′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Second Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 303 Second Avenue, New York NY 10003, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rutherford Place (a few steps from this marker); Antonin Dvořák plaque and statue (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. George's Church (about 400 feet away); Park Dreams, Stuyvesant Park (about 400 feet away); The Famous Czech Composer (about 500 feet away); Pvt. Moses Miller (about 600 feet away); William Penn Carriage Block and Hitching Post (about 600 feet away); George Bellows (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . .
1. About Ruthorford Place, 303 Second Avenue. Formerly the New York Lying-In Hospital, this delightful and very distinguished building, which was designed by Robert Henderson Robertson, was erected in 1902 and converted to condominiums in 1986. (Submitted on July 20, 2009.)
2. History of the Rutherford Place Building. (Submitted on July 20, 2009.)
Categories. • Notable Buildings • Science & Medicine •
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