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

Bard Birthday Breakfast Benefit – Bard goes virtual!

Thursday, December 17, 2020
8:30 - 10:00 am (8-8:30 mingling) | Virtual

Join the New York Preservation Archive Project as we continue a favorite preservation tradition with our 17th annual breakfast benefit honoring the birthday of storied New York City preservationist, who made New York City’s Landmarks Law possible.

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Finding Joy -and More- In Our Preservation History Database

December 31, 2020

By Peter Sohmer, Reisinger Scholar Where can one find detailed information on preservation battles that range from the successful, like…

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Preservation Origins: Stories from Cities Across the Nation New Orleans, Louisiana

Wednesday, November 18, 2020
3:30 PM | Zoom

November 18, 2020 3:30 – 4:45 pm (Coffee Break Chat format) On Zoom Register Here (Zoom link will be sent…

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“It Ain’t Over Till It’s Over” Preserving Your Preservation Legacy

December 31, 2020

By Anthony C. Wood, Archive Project Founder & Chair If you accept that you will die (hopefully no time soon)…

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Stories from Cities Across the Nation: Charleston, South 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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2020 Bard Breakfast to Honor Kay Ciganovic – Friends of George McAneny Founder to Receive Preservation Award

December 31, 2020

The Archive Project’s seventeenth annual Bard Birthday Breakfast Benefit steps boldly into the virtual realm, a first for the beloved…

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NYPAPy Hour PRIDE Edition: Gay Bars That Are Gone

Friday, June 26, 2020
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NYPAPy Hour PRIDE Edition: Gay Bars That Are Gone Michael Ryan & Kyle Supley A Preservation History Happy Hour Live…

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NYPAP News

December 31, 2020

The Archive Project has received a grant from the Peggy N. & Roger G. Gerry Charitable Trust that facilitates a…

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