Events & News

Mayor Robert Wagner conducts the Department of Sanitation Band at the rededication ceremony of Carnegie Hall after threats to its preservation, September 26, 1960; Courtesy of The New York Times

Delve into the latest events and news from the New York Preservation Archive Project!

Deepen your understanding of preservation history at one of our upcoming events or through our detailed reporting. From celebrating milestone anniversaries to in-depth analysis of significant moments and key figures in preservation history, our programming series includes film screenings, book talks, panel discussions, lectures, walking tours, and more. Our news section provides coverage on the various initiatives at the Archive Project, as well as journalism that develops a greater knowledge of preservation and the importance of archives. All of this material is searchable and includes content from every past Archive Project newsletter. Are you interested in cosponsoring an event? Would you like more information on a news piece? Contact us at [email protected]

Above: Mayor Robert Wagner conducts the Department of Sanitation Band at the rededication ceremony of Carnegie Hall after threats to its preservation, September 26, 1960; Courtesy of The New York Times

Bard Birthday Breakfast Benefit – 2018

Thursday, December 13, 2018
8:30 a.m. | Yale Club of New York City

  2018 Bard Birthday Breakfast Program:  The Archive Project celebrates the birth of legendary preservationist Albert Bard each year with a breakfast…

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Extra, Extra: Read the Fall/Winter 2018 Newsletter

January 16, 2019

It’s here! Enjoy articles, NYPAP updates, and information on events in our Fall/Winter 2018 newsletter:

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Celebrating Historic Preservation in East New York

Saturday, December 1, 2018
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Preserving East New York and the New York Preservation Archive Project co-hosted a celebration of the historic preservation movement in East…

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Lost-But For My Own Files: The Importance of Paper Hoarders, Dumpster Divers, and Archivists

January 16, 2019
Anthony W. Robins, Archive Project Board Member

Anybody who conducts research on New York City buildings knows what a rich body of material is available—thanks to the…

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Oral History and Preserving Brooklyn’s Neighborhoods

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm | Brooklyn Public Library - Central Library - Brooklyn Collection

On November 14, 2018, Liz Strong, Oral History Program Manager for the New York Preservation Archive Project (NYPAP), led a free…

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Oral History and Preserving Brooklyn’s Neighborhoods

November 14, 2018

On November 14, 2018, Liz Strong, Oral History Program Manager for the New York Preservation Archive Project (NYPAP), led a free…

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Beyond Bricks & Mortar: Rethinking Sites of Cultural History

Monday, October 1, 2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm | Riverside Church

The New York Preservation Archive Project, Historic Districts Council and the NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project co-sponsored the event Beyond Bricks &…

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Check Out Our Spring/Summer 2018 Newsletter

August 1, 2018

Please enjoy a variety of stories, image and articles in our latest newsletter:

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