Public Theater Event Celebrates 'Notable New Yorkers'
On the evening of November 27, 2018, a group of invited guests, including preservationists from New York City’s key preservation groups, attended a special event hosted by Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel, founder of the Historic Landmarks Preservation Center and the Cultural Medallion Program. The Murray Hill Neighborhood Association was one of several co-hosts. The event, held at the Public Theater (the first designated NYC individual landmark) celebrated the publication of Dr. Diamonstein-Spielvogel’s new book, Notable New Yorkers.
The Metropolitan Museum, the Whitney Museum, The New-York Historical Society and the Brooklyn Historical Society have copies of Notable New Yorkers for sale in their bookshops. You can also order Notable New Yorkers by sending a check or money order for $25, payable to Historic Landmarks Preservation Center to: HLPC, 720 Park Avenue Apt. 2A, New York, NY 10021. Please print your first and last name on a sheet of paper and include your phone number, home mailing address and email address, and include that sheet with your check or money order.
Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel speaks about her book Notable New Yorkers at the Public Theater. Detail of photo by Susan Demmet.