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Village Independent Democrats Collection: 1955-1969

Village Independent Democrats’ Statements on Integration, 1963. View PDF. Two statements from the Village Independent Democrats supporting integration in Greenwich Village Pro-Ed Koch and Carol Greitzer Flyers, 1963. View PDF….

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2014 Year In Review: GVSHP Programs

Village, the East Village, and NoHo. Current GVSHP members will vote on a slate of new and renewing trustees. The Village Awards were established 23 years ago to honor the

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Accomplishments

Village Preservation: Advocacy and Accomplishments Founded in 1980, Village Preservation works to document, celebrate, and preserve the special architectural and cultural heritage of Greenwich Village, the East Village, and NoHo. See what…

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Business of the Month

Every month, Village Preservation combs through nominations from the public and other resources to choose a special independent store to honor in Greenwich Village, the East Village, or NoHo. Please…

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Preservation History Archive

…and NoHo. The Association of Village Homeowners Collection Evelyn G. Haynes Collection Greenwich Village Trust/Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation Collection John T. Krawchuck Thesis: On Edge: The West Village

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Village Preservation in the Press

…City mulls demolishing West Village recreation center, NY1, July 12 Greenwich Village building could landmark mid-1800s Black community, Amsterdam News, June 27 Landmarks Calendars Jacob Day Residence in Greenwich Village,…

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Testimonials

…landscape and character of Greenwich Village.” – Caroline Benveniste, 30-year Village Resident and Steering Committee member, Protect the Village Historic District (PVHD) “Village Preservation protects our neighborhood’s beautiful buildings and…

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17 LGBT landmarks of Greenwich Village

…South Village Historic District which Village Preservation proposed. 2. Church of the Village/Founding of PFLAG, 201 West 13th Street   Google Street View of the Church of the Village The first meeting…

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15 things you didn’t know about the East Village

Earlier this month, GVSHP launched its East Village Preservation effort, releasing its new website “East Village Building Blocks,” which contains historic information and images for every one of the neighborhood’s 2,200 buildings. Of course,…

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Cemeteries of The East Village, Part IV

Continuing our Cemeteries of the Village series, today we look at the blocks surrounding 2nd Street and Second Avenue. Two landmarked cemeteries still exist here, and four other 19th-century cemeteries

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20 transformative women of Greenwich Village

the Greenwich Village Historic District. Click here to check out our year-long activities and celebrations. Few places on earth have attracted as many creative, mold-shattering, transformative women as Greenwich Village,…

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Neighborhood History

…Movement, 1940-Present 3.5 Greenwich Village LGBTQ History Exploring the Village Trailblazing Women of the Village Bob Dylan Map Neighborhood Surveys Far West Village Tour Historic Gansevoort Market Walking Tour  South…

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Cemeteries of The East Village, Part III

Continuing our Cemeteries of the Village series, today we look at two historic cemeteries that predate the modern street grid: The St. Mark’s Church-in-the-Bowery Vaults and the nearby but long…

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31 Literary Icons of Greenwich Village

…post-World War I era, Millay emerged as a major figure in the cultural life of Greenwich Village, when the Village served as an incubator of every important American literary, artistic,…

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Village Remains Tops for Artists in NYC

Village/Financial District” is actually the combined Community Boards 1 and 2 in Manhattan, which includes the neighborhoods of Greenwich Village, NoHo, SoHo, Little Italy, Tribeca, the Financial District, the South…

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Rallying To Save The South Village

…South Village Historic District (map), a two hundred forty-building, thirteen-block section of Greenwich Village south of Washington Square Park, and the second phase of the Greenwich Village Society for Historic…

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Village Halloween: No Tricks, Just Treats

…for the whole family. The Village Halloween Parade The early years of the Village Halloween parade at Westbeth. Photo courtesy of Shelley Seccombe. The Village Halloween Parade will take place…

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