Events & News

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Delve into the latest updates on the Archive Project’s initiatives, as well as special features that deepen the understanding of preservation and the importance of archives. Would you like more information on a news piece? Do you have an item we should feature? Contact us at [email protected]

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

A Note from our Executive Director

April 2, 2020

How are you faring? Have you noticed any historic buildings in a new way from your window? Have you found…

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Archive Project Unveils New Hattie Carthan Entry at Brooklyn Public Library

February 26, 2020

On February 26th, the New York Preservation Archive Project unveiled a new Preservation History Database entry on Hattie Carthan, the…

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A Quick Trip Through the 2019 Preservation Film Festival

January 16, 2020
Josie Naron, Former Jeffe Fellow

    If you attended any of the 2019 Preservation Film Festival’s ten events over the course of April, the…

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Preservationist McAneny Honored

January 16, 2020

Civic Leaders Gather at Federal Hall        Civic leaders gathered on the morning of October 17th at Federal Hall…

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Geoffrey Platt

January 16, 2020
Anthony C. Wood

The Man on the High Wire   Needing to refresh my memory on how many historic districts had been proposed…

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Why We Tend Our Papers

January 16, 2020
Elizabeth Rohn Jeffe, Vice Chair

Otis Pratt Pearsall on Keeping Accessible Archives   This September, Archive Project Vice-Chair Elizabeth Rohn Jeffe sat down with Otis…

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REMEMBER THAT PRESERVATION LAWSUIT? KEEP YOUR RECORDS!

January 16, 2020
William J. Cook, Vice Chair

Why Legal Archives Are So Important for Future Advocacy    The Archive Project is the only preservation organization in the…

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NYPAP Events

January 16, 2020

Programs & Events Celebrate Preservation Stories   Stewardship Society Tour of National 9/11 Museum   On September 25th, the Archive…

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Preservation Battle Book Revived for its Unique “Vieux”

January 16, 2020
Brad Vogel, Executive Director

“We all know that eternal vigilance is the price we must all pay for democracy. We have also learned that…

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In Memoriam

January 16, 2020

Dr. Eric Allison, a preservationist and one of the initial incorporators of the Archive Project, died on June 15, 2019…

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