Association Residence for Respectable Aged Indigent Females Historical

Association Residence for Respectable Aged Indigent Females Historical (HM1UVW)

Location: New York, NY 10025 New York County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 47.927', W 73° 57.998'

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Designed by Richard Morris Hunt in the Victorian Gothic style, the former Association Residence for Respectable Aged Indigent Females was constructed between 1881 and 1883. Few structures by this important American architect survive in New York City. This building is distinguished by its picturesque roof treatment, punctuated by multiple dormer windows and corner towers. An addition by Charles A. Rich in 1907-08 conforms to the style of the original building. Established in 1813 to aid widows of both the American Revolution and the War of 1812, the Association was one of the City's earliest charitable organizations Designated a New York City Landmark in 1983, the building was converted to a branch of Hosteling International in 1990.
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HM NumberHM1UVW
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Year Placed2007
Placed ByNew York Landmarks Preservation Foundation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 7th, 2016 at 9:02am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 587172 N 4516934
Decimal Degrees40.79878333, -73.96663333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 47.927', W 73° 57.998'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 47' 55.62" N, 73° 57' 59.88" W
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Area Code(s)917, 212, 646
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 891 Amsterdam Ave, New York NY 10025, US
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