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Guide to the Andrew Alpern Papers
circa 1920-2015
 PR 324

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Alpern, Andrew
Title: Andrew Alpern papers
Dates [inclusive]: circa 1920-2015 (bulk, 1980-2000)
Abstract: This collection consists of the reference files and reports authored and/or maintained by New York architect, historian and attorney Andrew Alpern. The files primarily include photographs, articles, and newspaper clippings. Included are reference files for Alpern's 2001 book The New York Apartment Houses of Rosario Candela and James Carpenter as well as his 2015 book  The Dakota: A History of the World's Best Known Apartment Building. The collection also includes reports related to New York City landmark designation cases prepared by Andrew Alpern.
Quantity: 27 Linear feet (27 record cartons)
Language: The documents in the collection are in English.
Call Phrase: PR 324