New-York Historical Society Archive

New-York Historical Society 1984 Proposal

1984 Testimony (Block Associations and Committees)
The Central Park West Preservation Committee
Federation of West Side Block Associations
Lincoln Square Community Council
The West 67th Street Committee
West 77th Street Block Association
West 78th Street Museum Block Association

1984 Testimony (Community Boards)
Community Board 6
Community Board 7

1984 Testimony (Organizations)
The American Institute of Architects (New York Chapter)
Friends of Cast Iron
The Hardenbergh Society
Historic Districts Council
Municipal Art Society
The New York Landmarks Conservancy
Women's City Club of New York, Inc.

1984 Testimony (Individuals)
Leon Bogues, former New York State Senator
Giorgio Cavaglieri, FAIA
Andrew S. Dolkart, James Marston Fitch Chair and Associate Professor of Historic Preservation, at Columbia University
Philip Johnson
Carol Herselle Krinsky, New York University
Sarah Bradford Landau, New York University
David G. De Long, Columbia University
Mandred Ohrenstein, former State Senate minority leader
Jan Hird Pokorny, FAIA
James Stewart Polshek, former Dean of Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture and Planning
Robert A.M. Stern

1984 Articles
"Museum Seeks A New Building On W. 76th St." by David W. Dunlap.The New York Times 18 Mar 83
"Do Landmarks Belong to Everyone?" by Paul Goldberger. The New York Times 22 Jan 84
"Taking on the Towers" by Carter Wiseman. New York Magazine 23 Jan 94
"Museum's Plans to Build Tower Stirs West Siders" by David W. Dunlap. The New York Times 25 Jan 84
"Landmark Works vs. Buildings. " The New York Times 2 Feb 84
"Landmarks Panel Vetoes Tower Plans for St. Bart's and Historical Society" by David W. Dunlap. The New York Times 13 Jun 1984
"Landmarks nix Historical Society" by Joan Shepard. New York Daily News 13 Jun 84
"The Esthetics of the Skyscraper Reconsidered" by James Marston Fitch, Professor Emeritus, Columbia University, School of Architecture

1984 Outcome
NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission Votes Against N-YHS Plans

Articles on the 1984 Kwartler Model
"Building the Cardboard City of Tomorrow" by Emily M. Bernstein. The New York Times 26 Sep 93
"For New York, the Time Is Right, but Is the Task Just Too Nighmarish?" by David Dunlap. The New York Times 12 April 92
"Gauging a Project's Effects." The New York Times 1 Mar 92
"Growth Symposium: Planning the Use of Land." The New York Times 26 Jan 92
"Impact of Zoning Is Pretested on Computers" by David Dunlap. The New York Times 14 Jun 92


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