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Guide to the Papers of Harmon Hendricks Goldstone
1906-1979 (bulk 1966-1979)
  MS 256

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Collection processed by Valerie Paley and Jan Hilley, with later assistance by Alison Barr.

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Harmon Hendricks Goldstone Papers
Dates: 1906-1986 (bulk 1966-1979)
Abstract: The papers of Harmon H. Goldstone focus primarily on the work of New York City's Landmarks Preservation Commission from 1968 until 1979. Goldstone's detailed journal record books, created during his tenure as Chairman of the panel, are included, as are Landmarks Designation Reports from 1973 through 1979. A few reports reflecting earlier work Goldstone did as a member of the City Planning Commission are also contained within the collection, his manuscript for History Preserved: New York City Landmarks and Historic Districts along with notes compiled in preparation of the manuscript. Other highlights include published books and pamphlets concerning New York City along with a number of clippings, photographs, and personal memorabilia.
Quantity: 9.0 Linear feet (14 boxes)
Location note: Manuscript cage
Call Phrase: MS 256