Stuyvesant Polyclinic

Stuyvesant Polyclinic (HM9BX)

Location: New York, NY 10003 New York County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 43.717', W 73° 59.267'

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Formerly the German dispensary

In 1884 William Schickel designed this building as a health clinic for the city's German immigrants. It is an ornate version of Italian Renaissance design. the facade is enhanced by sculpted portrait busts of famous physicians and scientists, including English physiologist, William Harvey; Swedish botanist, Carolus Linnaeus; French chemist, Antoine LaVoisier; and German naturalist, Friedrich von Humboldt.
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HM NumberHM9BX
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Year Placed1989
Placed ByNew York Landmarks Preservation Foundation with grant from Tiffany & Co
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 4:25pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 585477 N 4509124
Decimal Degrees40.72861667, -73.98778333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 43.717', W 73° 59.267'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 43' 43.02" N, 73° 59' 16.02" W
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Area Code(s)212, 646, 917, 347, 718
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 36 St Marks Pl, New York NY 10003, US
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