Events & News

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 info@nypap.org

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

Stories from Cities Across the Nation: Charleston, North Carolina

Wednesday, October 7, 2020
3:30 | Zoom

Introducing the Archive Project’s New Series PRESERVATION ORIGINS:Stories from Cities Across the Nation This new series looks at the story…

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Stories from Cities Across the Nation: Charleston, North Carolina

September 25, 2020

Introducing the Archive Project’s New Series PRESERVATION ORIGINS:Stories from Cities Across the Nation This new series looks at the story…

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Celebrating George McAneny’s 150th: Honoring the Spirit of McAneny

Thursday, October 17, 2019
10:00 - 11:15 am | Federal Hall National Monument

EVENT UPDATE (as of 5 pm 10.16.19):   The McAneny event will now be held from 10:00 – 11:15 am…

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Preservation, Pestilence, and Uncertain Times

August 17, 2020

By Anthony C. Wood, Archive Project Founder & Chair In times of great upheaval, solace can come from those things…

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Roots of LGBTQ Historic Preservation

Friday, June 21, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30pm | Bureau of General Services—Queer Division

Join the New York Preservation Archive Project (NYPAP) for a deep dive into how historic sites in New York City…

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Notes from the Board

August 17, 2020

Michael Ryan Michael Ryan | Courtesy of Michael Ryan Although I began my professional life fresh with a Ph.D. in…

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Film Festival Event: Closing Night Celebration at One World Trade Center’s TWA Lounge

Friday, May 3, 2019
6:00 - 9:00PM | TWA Lounge

Travel back to the Swinging Sixties for a rare opportunity to visit the spectacular TWA Lounge on the 86th floor…

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2019 Bard Breakfast Honors Otis Pratt Pearsall

August 17, 2020

Speaker Priscilla Hancock Cooper Highlights Preservation of Civil Rights Sites Otis Pratt Pearsall receives the Archive Project’s 2019 Preservation Award…

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