Found 4 collections related to Tenement houses -- New York (State) -- New York

Seaman, Alfred P. W
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2964
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
A minute-book of the Tenement House Building Company kept by Alfred P. W. Seaman, secretary, between January 8. 1896 and December 15, 1904. Also includes a certificate of the voluntary dissolution of the company, 1904, and an affidavit of Richard... more
Riis, Jacob A. (Jacob August), 1849-1914
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2579
3.81 linear feet (8 boxes)
Jacob August Riis (1849-1914) was a journalist, author, social reformer, and photographer. He was born in Denmark and emigrated to the United States in 1870. While working as a reporter for the New York Tribune, he began his crusade to improve... more
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1154
22 linear feet (46 boxes)
Richard Watson Gilder (1844-1909), American poet and editor, served as editor-in-chief of Scribner's Monthly and its successor The Century Illustrated Monthly. He was active in many civic improvement and public service organizations. Collection... more
Marc Eidlitz & Son
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1870
.5 linear feet (2 boxes)
Marc Eidlitz and Son was an architectural firm in New York City. Collection consists of correspondence, official contracts, minutes, legislative acts, agreements of various trade organizations (primarily in New York City) and other records of Marc... more
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