New-York Historical Society

Type: Organization
Name: New-York Historical Society
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Other Infamous Thieves Who Pillaged Libraries, Part VI

After pleading guilty to stealing documents, a judge sentenced self-proclaimed presidential historian Barry H. Landau to seven years in prison in June of 2012. Landau was a New York City publicist who built a reputation for hobnobbing with presidents ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Token, Bagel, Dust: The 101 Objects That Make NYC

The sterling silver throttle that powered the inaugural trip of the New York subway in 1904;  jar of dust collected at Ground Zero following the 9/11 terrorist attacks; a door covered in graffiti. These are some of the objects that define the history ... [Published WNYC - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

The Ultimate Icon Of Manhattan? This N-Y Historical Society Exhibit Picks The Brooklyn Bridge, The Bagel And The Subway Token

The Rosetta Stone… the chronometer… the credit card…. These are some of the items that British Museum director Neil MacGregor selected for a 2010 radio series and book relating the history of the world in 100 iconic objects. Reading MacGregor’s text, ... [Published Forbes.com - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

New-York Historical Society's Fall/Winter Programming Highlights to Include Events with Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Samuel Alito,...

New-York Historical Society's Fall/Winter Programming Highlights to Include Events with Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Samuel Alito , Photographer Annie Leibovitz , Composer Tan Dun, Professor Cornel West , and OthersNEW YORK , Aug. 21 ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Madeline at 75: Still a New York girl

New York - According to our host, we were having a "quintessential New York experience" in Bemelmans Bar at the Carlyle Hotel on East 76th Street and Madison Avenue. I was enjoying a local brew, while my wife sipped a signature Carlyle cocktail.All around ... [Published IOL - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

In New York, it’s all about ‘Madeline’

By ,According to our host, we were having a “quintessential New York experience” in Bemelmans Bar at the Carlyle Hotel on East 76th Street and Madison Avenue. I was enjoying a local brew, while my wife sipped a signature Carlyle cocktail.All around us, ... [Published Washington Post - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Frozen Fun: NYC Event Group Offers "Frozen" Themed Parties

Is your little Anna and Elsa fan insatiable? Are you planning a party for kids who are in need of more “Frozen” fun? The New York City-based events group e.t.c. (events--tailor-made and customized) are adding “Frozen” themed parties to their unique line-up ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Take a staycation in Manhattan

It's summertime and all your colleagues and family members have already come back and bragged about their cruises through the Caribbean, flights to Europe, road trips across America, and trips to many other exotic and beachy locales. While those are all ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

NYC’s 19th century Rosa Parks

Photo courtesy of New-York Historical Society.A piece of civil rights history it would behoove us all to recall: 150 years ago this summer, a black New Yorker named Ellen Anderson boarded a streetcar at the corner of 8th and Broadway that was reserved ... [Published New York Daily News - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

“For Children But Not For Idiots”: Madeline at the New-York Historical Society

Madeline at the Paris Flower Market, 1955; Oil on canvasVia the New York Historical SocietyFollowing in the footsteps of the Morgan Library’s “The Little Prince: A New York Story” and the New York Public Library’s “The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books ... [Published New Criterion - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Madeline in New York: Ludwig Bemelmans at the New-York Historical Society

Though Bemelmans became best known for his tales of “12 little girls in two straight lines,” his own life story was anything but orderly. In Austria, while apprenticing in the hotel business, he was involved in a violent altercation with a waiter, resulting ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Bon anniversaire, Madeline! You're 75 years young!

A New York exhibition celebrates 75 years of Madeline , the eternally youthful and plucky Parisian schoolgirl created by Austrian-born author Ludwig Bemelmans.Madeline , a series of illustrated children’s books detailing the adventures of its titular ... [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 09 2014]

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"Madeline is a real New Yorker in many ways. She's feisty" said Edidin, pointing out that the character was created right in New York at Pete's Tavern, on East 18th Street near Gramercy Park, close to where Bemelmans...
QUILL: Colorblind casting is, for example, saying, "We have, say, Laurey in Oklahoma! , and Laurey is played by a soprano. Traditionally, Laurey is white. But we have heard this amazing soprano who is not — but she can do a heck of a job as Laurey, so that is who we are going to cast."
"The Graduate Center's degree programs, innovative technological projects, and accomplished faculty have made it a leader in data science and digital humanities, preparing students for life in the 21st-century academy and workplace" said Matthew K Gold ( http://www.gc.cuny...
...Massachusetts, the exhibition also features the velvet hat that inspired the character of the mischievous Pepito, son of the Spanish ambassador. "While Madeline’s story is set in Paris, she is like many precocious New York City kids,” said Louise Mirrer, president and CEO of the New-York Historical Society. – Reuters"

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Other Infamous Thieves Who Pillaged Libraries, ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 01 2014]
Token, Bagel, Dust: The 101 Objects That Make NYC [Published WNYC - Aug 31 2014]
The Ultimate Icon Of Manhattan? This N-Y Histor... [Published Forbes.com - Aug 28 2014]
Madeline at 75: Still a New York girl [Published IOL - Aug 21 2014]
New-York Historical Society's Fall/Winter Progr... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Aug 21 2014]
In New York, it’s all about ‘Madeline’ [Published Washington Post - Aug 15 2014]
Roundtable: The Past And Present Of 'Yellowface' [Published NPR - Aug 14 2014]
Frozen Fun: NYC Event Group Offers "Frozen" The... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 12 2014]
Take a staycation in Manhattan [Published Examiner.com - Aug 07 2014]
NYC’s 19th century Rosa Parks [Published New York Daily News - Aug 04 2014]
“For Children But Not For Idiots”: Madeline at ... [Published New Criterion - Aug 01 2014]
The Graduate Center Awarded Multimillion-Dollar... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 30 2014]
Acclaimed flutist Peter H. Bloom performs at in... [Published Prlog - Jul 29 2014]
Discounts great for N.Y.U., but locals have issues [Published The Villager - Jul 25 2014]
Madeline in New York: Ludwig Bemelmans at the N... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Jul 11 2014]
Bon anniversaire, Madeline! You're 75 years young! [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 09 2014]
Exhibit in New York features artifacts from Jew... [Published Farm and Dairy - May 28 2014]
2 new Taubman exhibits offer history lessons on... [Published Roanoke Times - Feb 28 2014]
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