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Association Residence Nursing Home (added 1975 - - #75001201)
Also known as Association for the Relief of Respectable Aged Indigent Fema
New York County - 891 Amsterdam Ave. , New York
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hunt,Richard Morris
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Blackwell House (added 1972 - - #72000862)
New York County - Welfare Island , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Building at 712 Fifth Ave. (added 1985 - - #85003626)
Also known as Rizzoli Building
New York County - 712 Fifth Ave. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gottlieb,Albert S.
Architectural Style: Other, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Candler Building (added 1982 - - #82003368)
New York County - 220 42nd St. and 221 41st St. , New York
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Willauer,Shape,& Bready
Architectural Style: Skyscraper
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Chapel of the Good Shepherd (added 1972 - - #72000865)
New York County - Welfare Island , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Withers,Frederick Clarke
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Christodora House (added 1986 - - #86000486)
New York County - 147 Ave. B , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Hotel
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

City Hospital (added 1972 - - #72000868)
Also known as Island Hospital;Charity Hospital
New York County - Welfare Island , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Renwick,James,Jr.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Coty Building (added 1985 - - #85003625)
New York County - 714 Fifth Ave. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lemming,Woodruff, Lalique,Rene
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Commerce, Art, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Engineering Societies' Building and Engineers' Club (added 2007 - - #07000867)
New York County - 23 and 25-33 W. 39th St., 28,32-34 and 36 W. 40th St. , New York
(9 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hale & Morse, Whitfield & King
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Other
Area of Significance: Social History, Engineering, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse, Library, Multiple Dwelling, Organizational, Professional
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling

First Police Precinct Station House (added 1982 - - #82001193)
New York County - South St. and Old Slip , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hunt & Hunt
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Former New York Life Insurance Company Building (added 1982 - - #82003376)
Also known as Building at 346 Broadway
New York County - 346 Broadway , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McKim, Mead,& White, Hatch,Stephen D.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Former Police Headquarters Building (added 1980 - - #80002690)
New York County - 240 Centre St. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hoppin,Koen & Huntington
Architectural Style: Other, Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Gansevoort Market Historic District (added 2007 - - #07000487)
New York County - Roughly bounded by W 16th St., Ninth Ave., and Hudson St., Gansevoort St.; West St. and Eleventh Ave. , New York
(440 acres, 140 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Behrens, Charles, et.al.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Industry, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Processing, Rail-Related, Single Dwelling, Storage, Warehouse
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Processing, Restaurant, Specialty Store, Warehouse

Gilsey Hotel (added 1978 - - #78001872)
Also known as Gilsey House
New York County - 1200 Broadway , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Badger,Daniel, Hatch,Stephen D.
Architectural Style: Second Empire
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Gouverneur Hospital (added 1982 - - #82001194)
New York County - 621 Water St. , New York
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thomas,John Rochester
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

High Bridge Aqueduct and Water Tower (added 1972 - - #72001560)
New York County - Harlem River at W. 170th St. and High Bridge Park , New York
(100 acres, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jervis,John B.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Public Works, Water Works
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Music Facility

Jeffrey's Hook Lighthouse (added 1979 - - #79003130)
Also known as The Little Red Lighthouse
New York County - Fort Washington Park , New York
(0 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Lighthouse (added 1972 - - #72000876)
New York County - Welfare Island , New York
(9 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Minton's Playhouse (added 1985 - - #85002423)
New York County - 206--210 W. One Hundred Eighteenth St. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Music Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Mount Morris Bank (added 1989 - - #89002087)
New York County - E. 125th St. and Park Ave. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lamb & Rich
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Mount Neboh Synagogue (added 1984 - - #84003948)
New York County - 130 W. Seventy-ninth St. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Schneider,Walter S.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Municipal Asphalt Plant (added 1980 - - #80002702)
New York County - Between 90th and 91st Sts. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kahn & Jacobs
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Park
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Octagon, The (added 1972 - - #72000880)
Also known as Part of the former Metropolitan Hospital;formerly New York C
New York County - Welfare Island , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Davis,Alexander Jackson
Architectural Style: Octagon Mode
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Pier 57 (added 2004 - - #04000821)
New York County - Eleventh Ave. at end of W. 15th St. , New York
(28 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Praeger, Emil H., Madigan-Hyland
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related, Warehouse
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Prince George Hotel (added 1999 - - #99000195)
New York County - 10-20 E. 28th and 17-19 E. 27 Sts. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Murchison, Kenneth M., Greenley, Howard
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Public School 109 (added 2000 - - #00001159)
New York County - 215 East 99th St. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Snyder, Charles B.J.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Public School 157 (added 1982 - - #82003387)
New York County - 327 St. Nicholas Ave. , New York
(5 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Snyder,C.B.J.
Architectural Style: Other, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Queensboro Bridge (added 1978 - - #78001879)
Also known as 59th Street Bridge
New York County - 59th St. , New York
(260 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hornbostel,Henry, Lindenthal,Gustav
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Pedestrian Related, Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

R & S Building (added 1986 - - #86002683)
New York County - 492 First Ave. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McKim,Mead & White
Architectural Style: Other, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Medical Business/Office
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Smallpox Hospital (added 1972 - - #72000881)
Also known as Riverside Hospital;Schuyler Hall of the Nurses' Home and Tra
New York County - Welfare Island , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Renwick,James,Jr.
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Educational Related Housing, Hospital, School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Sofia Warehouse (added 1984 - - #84002801)
Also known as Kent Columbus Circle Garage
New York County - 43 W. 61st St. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jardine,Hill & Murdock
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Warehouse
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Statue of Liberty National Monument, Ellis Island and Liberty Island (added 1966 - - #66000058)
Also known as Ellis Island;Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World
New York County - Liberty Island, New York Harbor , New York
(402 acres, 32 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bartholdi,Frederic Auguste, Multiple
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Art, European, Architecture, Engineering, Military, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Government, Health Care, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Fortification, Hospital, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Museum

Tenement Building at 97 Orchard Street (added 1992 - - #92000556)
Also known as Lower East Side Tenement Museum
New York County - 97 Orchard St. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: European, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Museum

Tiffany and Company Building (added 1978 - - #78001886)
Also known as Tiffany Building
New York County - 401 5th Ave. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McKim,Mead, & White
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business

Two Bridges Historic District (added 2003 - - #03000845)
New York County - Roughly bounded by E. Broadway, Market St., Cherry St., Catherine St., Madison St., and St. James Place , New York
(280 acres, 170 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Meyers, Charles B.
Architectural Style: Early Republic, Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance: European, Social History, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: European
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Cemetery, Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Landscape, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Cemetery, Multiple Dwelling, Parking Lot, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

Van Tassell and Kearney Horse Auction Mart (added 2007 - - #07001233)
New York County - 126--128 E 13th St. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jardine, Kent & Jardine
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Webster Hotel (added 1984 - - #84002806)
New York County - 40 W. 45th St. , New York
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Tracy & Swartwout
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

West 147th--149th Streets Historic District (added 2003 - - #03000407)
New York County - Roughly bounded by Eighth Ave., W. 149th St., Seventh Ave., and W. 147th Ave. , New York
(64 acres, 60 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Road-Related, School
Current Function: Domestic, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Garden, Multiple Dwelling




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