New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Historic Landmarks Preservation Center.
Marker series. This marker is included in the New York City Historic Landmarks Preservation Center Cultural Medallions marker series.
Location. 40° 47.473′ N, 73° 57.181′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Fifth Avenue near East 101st Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1200 Fifth Avenue, New York NY 10029, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Arthur Brisbane (within shouting distance of this marker); The New York Academy of Medicine (about 400 feet away, J. Marion Sims, M.D., L.L.D. (was about 500 feet away but has been reported permanently removed. ); The Vanderbilt Gate (approx. 0.2 miles away); Before There Was a Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Mount Saint Vincent (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Clinton: On Top of Manhattan (approx. 0.3 miles away); A View From the Road (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . .
1. Marian Anderson Biography (marian-anderson.com). (Submitted on October 10, 2016.)
2. Denied A Stage, She Sang For A Nation (NPR, 4/9/2014). (Submitted on October 10, 2016.)
3. Marian Anderson Sings at Lincoln Memorial (Youtube.com, 80secs.). (Submitted on October 10, 2016.)
4. Marian Anderson and the DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution). The DAR makes amends. (Submitted on October 10, 2016.)
Categories. • African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Civil Rights • Women •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 15, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 10, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 241 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 10, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.