NINTH AVENUE


Ninth Avenue "L" Elevated Train 24 , 25

Ninth Avenue Local Development Corporation 1 , 29

Paddy's Market 26

Restaurants 27


441
-GHI, tenant

488
Manganaro Grosseria 2 , 5 , 29

492-494
Manganaro Hero Boy 2 , 5 , 29

493
-Building 3 , 4

500
-Giovanni Esposito & Sons Meat Shop 29

509
-Building 6

522
-Cupcake Cafe, tenant 7

551
-Project Find Clinton Coffee House, tenant 8
-Formerly Open Door, tenant 9

569
-Building 10 , 11 , 12 , 21

571
-Building 10 , 11 , 12 , 21

608
-Formerly Leprechaun Bar 13
-Sea Palace (fish store) 13

629
-Poseidon Greek Bakery 14 , 29

630
-Film Center Building 15 , 29 , 30

633
-Building 16

635
-Film Center Cafe 30

643
-Building 16

653
-Bruno Ravioli 17

690
-Pozzo Pastry Shop 29

701
-El Deportivo, tenant

715
-Formerly Fountain House Thrift Shop

721
Metropolis Drug 18

728
Formerly American Legion J.E. Fitzpatrick Post

735
-Formerly bank
-McDonalds 19 , 20

746
-Formerly Fran's Card Shop 13
-Formerly) Carewell Pharmacy 13

753
-Formerly Wolf's Paint Store 29

798
-Money Tree, tenant 22

842
-Formerly Council Thrift Shop, tenant

853
Formerly Hell's Kitchen Humanist Neighborhood Center, tenant

856
-Formerly San Juan Boy's Club/West Side YMCA, tenant 23
-Formerly Amy's Pub, tenant 13

857
-Building 16

859
-Formerly HIAS Thrift Shop (tenant)

NOTES

1 Al Amateau. "Hello to the Olde Days." Chelsea Clinton News 13 Oct. 1983:1.

2 "Still Business as Usual. Manganaro's, Landmark Deli, Turns 100." Chelsea Clinton News 15 Dec. 1993: 9.

3 Michael Rothfeld. "Fire in controversial landlord's building ruled arson." Manhattan Spirit 19 Jan. 1996: 6.

4 Michael Rothfeld. "Holding out in Hell's Kitchen. As the city moves to confiscate accused slumlord Martin Fine's Ninth Avenue tenements, a few diehard residents hand on despite years of crack dealers, fires and falling buildings." Manhattan Spirit 10 May 1996: 12.

5 Tara Bahrampour. "Family Feud: Managanaro's Against Manganaro's."New York Times May 14 2000: CY.

6 "Landlord is Jailed." Chelsea Clinton News 8 May 1986: 2. [David Damaghi]

7 New York Newsday 15 Jun. 1994: B39.

8 Perlin, Hank. "Find discovers an angel." Chelsea Clinton News 24 Dec. 1981.

9 Al Amateau. "Building a Better Clinton." Chelsea Clinton News [probably a May Ninth Avenue issue] p.S4.

10 David M. Levitt. "Collapse leaves lasting scars." Chelsea Clinton News 1 Oct. 1981: 5.

11 David M. Levitt. "Collapse yields few clues." Chelsea Clinton News 3 Sep. 1981.

12 "Causes of building collapse still unknown, victims sue." Chelsea Clinton News 24 Sep. 1981.

13 T.J. English. Westies. (New York:Putnam, 1990) 5.

14 Clinton Chronicle. May 1993: 5.

15 N.Y.C. Landmarks Preservation Commission. Midtown West Survey.

16 "Clinton vs Martin Lublin." Village Voice. 18 Aug. 1975: 8.

17 Clinton Chronicle May 1993: 11.

18 Bruce Lambert. "Keeping Control of the Surge After School." New York Times 8 Jan. 1995: CY7.

19 Al Amateau. "No Friends of Proposed McDonald's." Chelsea Clinton News 12 Jun. 1996.

20 HGR. "Planned McDonalds on 9th Draws Fire." West Side Story.Jun. 1996: 1.

21 David M. Levitt. "Buildings Ordered Demolished." Chelsea Clinton News 10 Sep 1981.

22 Article in West Side Story. June 1996.

23 Church of the Strangers Manual of the Church of the Strangers.

24 Strunsky, Simeon. No Mean City. 1944 Chapter 22 Nineveh. P 170.

25 Wreck of the 9th Ave. "L" at 53rd St. & 9th Ave.. 9/11/05. [from postcard].

26 New York Herald Tribune 6 May 1938.

27 Molly O'Neill. "In Hell's Kitchen, Savory Temptations." New York Times 23 February 1994.

28 Bruce Lambert. "9th Ave. Homeless Spark Dispute." New York Times 3 Dec. 1995: CY6.

29 Mary Brendle.   Clinton/Hell's Kitchen and its Women.   Mary Brendle,   1997.

30 AIA Guide to New York City.  3rd Edition. (New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1988)



Updated November 12, 2000