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Beyond the Village and Back: The New York Society Library, 53 East 79th Street

In our series Beyond the Village and Back, we take a look at some great landmarks throughout New York City outside of Greenwich Village, the East Village, and NoHo, celebrate their special histories, and reveal their (sometimes hidden) connections to …

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Documenting the Fight

In our continuing efforts to save 186 Spring Street in the South Village, we’ve highlighted the significant role the building played in the early LGBT rights movement.  In the immediate post-Stonewall era, 186 Spring Street was home to an array …

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Tompkins Square Library

On Tompkins Square

Since it opened in 1904, the Tompkins Square Branch of the New York Public Library has served as an important community resource.

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