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Riders read their morning newspapers on New York's subway en route to work, on April 1, 1963 after the end of the city's 114-day newspaper strike; Courtesy of AP Photo/Jacob Harris

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Above: Riders read their morning newspapers on New York's subway en route to work, on April 1, 1963 after the end of the city's 114-day newspaper strike; Courtesy of AP Photo/Jacob Harris

NYPAP News

Our New Website is Award Winning!

March 27, 2017

The Archive Project is thrilled to announce that its newly-redesigned website has been honored with the 2017 Technology Award from…

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Our Guide to Oral Histories is Published!

November 1, 2016

The Archive Project has created a manual to help introduce the field of historic preservation to the value of conducting…

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Diversity Project Expanding!

October 25, 2016

Article from the Fall 2016 Newsletter

The New York Preservation Archive Project is pleased to announce the expansion of the oral history project Saving Preservation Stories:…

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The Surprises & Rewards of Archival Research

October 25, 2016
by Elizabeth Rohn Jeffe, Vice-Chair
Article from the Fall 2016 Newsletter

For years, in a variety of ways, I have used the Chairman’s Column to promote the idea that advancing the…

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Announcing the Jeffe Fellowship

October 25, 2016

Article from the Fall 2016 Newsletter

Due to special grant funding from the Robert A. & Elizabeth R. Jeffe Foundation, the New York Preservation Archive Project…

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Preservation History in Quotes

October 25, 2016
by Anthony C. Wood, Founder & Chair
Article from the Fall 2016 Newsletter

“We have won an important legislative battle but it is not the end of the Landmark’s war by any means….

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New Videos Online

October 25, 2016

Article from the Fall 2016 Newsletter

The New York Preservation Archive Project is excited to announce the creation of new “teaser” videos made from the footage…

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Book Review: Miracle on Fourth Street: Saving an Old Merchant’s House

October 25, 2016
by Lisa Ackerman, Secretary, New York Preservation Archive Project
Article from the Fall 2016 Newsletter

Miracle on Fourth Street: Saving an Old Merchant’s House by Mary L. Knapp is an inspiring look at the way in…

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In Memoriam: R. Michael Brown

October 25, 2016
Kate Wood, President of Landmark West!
Article from the Fall 2016 Newsletter

“The story of our lives is written in interiors…how we lived, how we worked, how we played, how we worshipped….

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In Memoriam: Frederic Stuart Papert

October 25, 2016

Article from the Fall 2016 Newsletter

Frederic Stuart Papert, co-founder of storied advertising agency Papert Koenig Lois and prominent preservationist, passed away on May 20, 2016,…

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