Hitting the Beach in the 19th Century

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 by Emily Chapin

By Emily Chapin, Collections Access Archivist

Emily Chapin oversees projects involving the Museum's Manuscripts and Ephemera holdings.

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Frances Feist: New Jersey to the Cotton Club

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 by Morgen Stevens-Garmon

By Morgen Stevens-Garmon, Associate Curator, Theater Collection

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The Extraordinary “Mother” Mandelbaum

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 by Susan Johnson

By Susan Johnson, Project Director, New York at Its Core

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Now Playing! George M. Cohan

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 by Morgen Stevens-Garmon

By Morgen Stevens-Garmon, Associate Curator, Theater Collection

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New York: The Original Breadbasket of America

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 by Matt Heffernan

By Matt Heffernan

Matt Heffernan is a Registrar in the Collections Department.

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Elegance in the Sky Programs

One Sutton Place South exterior detail, July 7, 1927. Photo by Wurts Bros. Museum of the City of New York, Wurts Bros. Collection, gift of Richard Wurts, X2010.7.1.6324

Elegance in the Sky: The Architecture of Rosario Candela (open through October 28) explores the role that Rosario Candela played in shaping the architectural legacy of 20th-century New York, particularly the distinctive “prewar” streetscapes of Park and Fifth Avenues and Sutton Place. Join us for a series of programs, inspired by the exhibition, which explore the enduring appeal of his designs. 

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Earth Day 2018 – How Are we Doing?

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 by Kubi Ackerman

By Kubi Ackerman, Director, Future City Lab

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Happy 75th Birthday, Oklahoma!

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 by Morgen Stevens-Garmon

By Morgen Stevens-Garmon, Associate Curator, Theater Collection

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New York City Easter Parade

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 by Madeleine Hazelwood

By Madeleine Hazelwood, Associate Registrar

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Moonlight & Movies

Okwui Okpokwasili in Andrew Rossi's "Bronx Gothic." Courtesy of Grasshopper Film; David and Albert Maysles filming "With Love from Truman," photograph by Bruce Davidson / Magnum; Still from "The Naked City"

This summer, savor visions of bygone New York and its unforgettable cast of characters in this film screening series outside on the Museum's Terrace. Each film will be proceeded by an introduction from a notable guest and drinks and snacks from Amy’s Bread will be available for purchase. 

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Films Tuesday, June 19, 8:00pm

Moonlight & Movies: Bronx Gothic

Delve into the innocence and experience of two black girls coming of age in the 1980s in this outdoor screening of "Bronx Gothic."

Special Thanks

This program is made possible with a gift from Sophia and Peter J. Volandes.

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