• Transferware Teapot from Seneca Village

    The Seneca Village Collection is now at the Repository!

    Seneca Village was once the largest community of free African-American property owners in mid-19th century New York.  It was first settled in the 1820s and by the 1850s the community included over 250 people who were primarily of African ancestry. ...

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    02.07.2017

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  • Barnard College Feb 1 2017 Visit

    Barnard College, "Excavating the Empire City Seminar," comes for a visit

    The repository is delighted to host university classes and recently welcomed Professor Meredith Linn's class to share artifacts that relate to their studies.

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    02.01.2017

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  • South Ferry Terminal - General South Ferry

    Artifacts from the Center's Collections are now on view

    Artifacts from the Center's collections, including this tile, are now on display at the Museum of the City of New York as part of their New York at its Core and Activist New York exhibits. Please go see them!

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    11.18.2016

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  • photo credit: Government Technology

    Winner of “The Best of NYC” Excellence in Technology 2016 award – Best External Application

    The Landmarks Preservation Commission is pleased to announce that on November 14, 2016, this website was awarded the “The Best of NYC” Excellence in Technology award – Best External Application.  The award is given annually for exceptional performance, dedication ...

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    11.15.2016

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  • October 5, 2016 Launch

    New York City Launches Innovative Archaeology Initiatives

    Landmarks Preservation Commission Launches The Nan A. Rothschild Research Center and Website for NYC’s Archaeological Collections; Announces Partnership with The Durst Organization, Iron Mountain Incorporated, and Museum of the City of New York The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission ...

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    10.06.2016

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  • photo credit: Kait Ebinger

    Photos from the October 5, 2016 Dedication and Website Launch

    Photographs from the October 5, 2016 Dedication and Website Launch:

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    10.05.2016

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