New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
May 4, 1907 – January 5, 1996
—128 East 19 Street, Manhattan —
Erected 2013 by Historic Landmarks Preservation Center.
Marker series. New York City Historic Landmarks Preservation Center Cultural Medallions marker series.
Location. 40° 44.203′ N, 73° 59.161′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on East 19th Street west of 3rd Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 128 East 19th Street, New York NY 10003, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Bellows (within shouting distance of this marker); Brotherhood Synagogue (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Poetry Society of America (about 400 feet away); National Arts Club (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named The National Arts Club (about 400 feet away); Washington Irving (about 500 feet away); Robert Henri (about 600 feet away); James Harper (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . .
1. HLPC Cultural Medallion, Lincoln Kirstein, December 12, 2013 (Youtube.com). Installment of the Cultural Medallion honoring Lincoln Kirstein on December 12, 2013. The ceremony was led by Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel, who established the Cultural Medallion program for the Historic Landmarks Preservation Center. From the Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel (Submitted on October 10, 2016.)
2. Lincoln Kirstein 1907-1996 (New York City Ballet). Lincoln Kirstein has long been acknowledged as one of the most important influences in the development of American culture in the 20th century. A towering figure, both literally and figuratively, his passion, erudition, and dedicated advocacy embraced the worlds of dance, film, music, painting, photography, architecture, literature, and sculpture. (Submitted on October 10, 2016.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment •
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