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Guide to the S. Niewenhous, Inc. Architectural Specifications Collection
1881-1923, undated
 PR 93

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Collection processed by Jennifer Lewis

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on December 13, 2011
Description is in English.

Container List

Series I: Institutional Buildings

Scope and Contents note

Series I consists of architectural specifications for projects undertaken for institutions, many of which were associated with the Roman Catholic Church, dating from 1881 to 1918. Materials are arranged by type of institution into four subseries: Charitable Organizations, Churches, Hospitals, and Schools. Thereunder they are arranged alphabetically. All of the buildings are in New York City, with the exception of a project at the Mount St. Alphonsus Seminary in Esopus, New York. Most of the documents in this series relate to alterations or additions made to existing buildings.

Charitable Organizations

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 St. Francis Home, Manhattan - 605-617 East 5th Street
1906-1912
Box: 1 Folder : 2 Society of Catholic Mechanics, Manhattan - East 88th Street near Third Avenue
undated

Churches

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 3 Capuchin Fathers Convent, Manhattan -- Stanton and Pitt Streets
1881
Box: 1 Folder : 4 Church of the Assumption Clubhouse, Manhattan - West 50th Street between Ninth and Tenth Avenues
1911
Box: 1 Folder : 5 Church of the Immaculate Conception Clubhouse, Bronx
1907
Box: 1 Folder : 6 Mount St. Alphonsus Seminary, Esopus, NY
1905 1911
Box: 1 Folder : 7 Redemptorist Fathers Clubhouse, Bronx
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 8 St. Alphonsus Sisters Residence, Manhattan - 14 Thompson Street
1913
Box: 1 Folder : 9 St. Alphonsus Rectory, Manhattan - 308 West Broadway
1913-1918
Box: 1 Folder : 10 St. Joseph's Asylum Chapel, Manhattan - East 90th Street
1907
Box: 1 Folder : 11 St. Joseph's Church Rectory, Manhattan - 421 East 86th Street
1908
Box: 1 Folder : 12 St. Mary's Church, Bronx - 150th Street and Melrose Avenue
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 13 St. Pious Church and Rectory, Bronx - 145th Street, east of Willis Avenue
1907

Hospitals

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 2 Folder : 14 German Hospital and Dispensary (currently Lenox Hill Hospital),Manhattan - Park Avenue between East 76th and East 77th Streets
1910
Box: 2 Folder : 15 Nazareth House of the Sisters of Charity, Bronx - Spuyten Duyvil
1907
Box: 2 Folder : 16 New York Foundling Hospital, Manhattan - East 67th - 68th Streets
1909
Box: 2 Folder : 17 St. Anthony's Hospital, Queens - Woodhaven
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 18 St. Francis Hospital, Bronx - East 142nd Street, Brook Avenue and St. Ann's Street
1910
Box: 2 Folder : 19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Bronx - 143rd and 144th Streets and Brook Avenue
1906-1914
Box: 2 Folder : 20 St. Joseph's Hospital, Bronx - 143rd and 144th Streets and Brook Avenue
1915-1918
Box: 2 Folder : 21 St. Vincent's Hospital, Staten Island
1908

Schools

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 2 Folder : 22 Parochial School, Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Manhattan - 62nd Street, between First and Second Avenues
1906
Box: 2 Folder : 23 School of St. Francis of Assisi, Manhattan - 143 West 31st Street
1911

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