WEST 42 STREET


303
-Show World 1

326-330
-Formerly McGraw Hill Bldg. 23
-Art Deco Building 23
-Formerly West Side Association of Commerce, Inc., tenant 2
-Formerly West Side Association Youth Foundation, Inc., tenant 3
-Formerly Office of Midtown Enforcement, tenant 4
-Formerly Floating the Apple, tenant 10
-Community Board 4, tenant 25
-42nd Street Development Corporation 5
-42nd Street Civic Association 6

329-333
-Holy Cross Church 7 , 8 , 9 , 22 , 23 , 41 , 42

340
-U.S. Postal Service, Times Square Station

351
-Formerly Holland Hotel 26 , 36
-Holland House 30 , 35

343
-Formerly Holy Cross Academy 2 , 11

360
-Elk Hotel 43

410
-Formerly Samuel Beckett Theatre, tenant
-Formerly The Family (former inmates program), tenant 12 , 13
-Harold Clurman Theatre, tenant 13
-Manhattan Punchline, tenant 13

412
-Actors & Directors Lab, Inc./Harold Clurman Theatre, tenant

414
-Chez Josephine, tenant 37

416
-Playwrights Horizon, tenant 14

420
-Formerly Harlem Children's Theatre, tenant 15
-INTAR

422
-Lion Theatre/NY Theatre Workshop, tenant

424
-South Street/New Works Project, tenant

432
-Fools Inc./Douglas Fairbanks Theatre, tenant

434
-Mc Auley Cremorne Mission, tenant 2

440
-Nat Thorne Theatre, tenant

460
-Formerly West Side Airlines Terminal 22
-Formerly Spanish International Communications Corporation 22
-Univision 22 , 33

500, 502, 506
-NY Fireproof Tenement Company (12 building model tenement complex) 16 , 22 , 31 , 40

508
-NY Fireproof Tenement Co.(demolished)

510
-NY Fireproof Tenement Co. (demolished)
-Travel Inn Motor Hotel Annex 34
-Red Cross emergency shelter for homeless women & children 34

555
-Riverbank West 37

512
-NY Fireproof Tenement Co. (demolished)

524
-Formerly Mariners Building
-Formerly NY Port Society & Mariner's Church
-Formerly Children's Day Care, Inc., tenant
-Formerly Plaza Headstart, tenant 17 , 18 , 19
-Midtown North precinct, temporary tenant

529
-Formerly U.S. Army Reserve 20
-The Armory 20

534
-Formerly Chicago City Limits Improvisational Theatre, tenant

555
-Riverbank West (apartments) 22

556
-Tenement
-Family of Senator Patrick Moynihan, formerly tenant 32

558
-Formerly Moynihan family bar 32 , 39

600 ?
-Formerly motel 27 , 28 , 29
-Formerly Chinese Embassy Housing

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NOTES

1 Josh Alan Friedman  Tales of Times Square  (Delacorte Press 1986). See chapter, Lowdown.

2  Directory of Agencies of the Chelsea-Clinton Welfare and Health Council,  December 1954.

3 Member of Clinton Planning Council 1960's

4 Josh Alan Friedman. 145

5 Josh Alan Friedman, 148

6 Al Amateau. "Building a Better Clinton"   Chelsea Clinton News   n.d.: 4.

7 Simeon Strunsky  No Mean City  (1944) 170-171 .

8 Josh Alan Friedman.  Tales of Times Square.  Delacorte 1986. 127-132.

9 N.Y.C. Landmarks Preservation Commission.  Midtown West Survey.  169.

10 Wendy Phillips "Boats Take River By Storm. Rowers From Two States Compete In Cross-Hudson Rowboat Race"  Chelsea Clinton News  13 August 1997: 1

11 Church of the Strangers  Manual of the Church of the Strangers.   at New York Historical Society.

12 Barry Yeoman "'Family' finds no place like home"  Chelsea Clinton News 12 Nov. 1981.

13 Alan Mirabella "Theater drama: to catch a thief"  Daily News  5 Dec. 1985:  M3.

14 Josh Alan Friedman, 149

15 William Littmann "Theatre plays tough"  Chelsea Clinton News   23 Aug. 1984.

16 H. W. Desmond.  The Works of Ernest Flagg.  38-39.

17 Mary Ann Schoudel "Letter. Save Plaza Head Start a parent pleads"  Chelsea Clinton News  24 Feb. 1983: 4

18 Ron Merkin "Head Start to lose home?"  Chelsea Clinton News  10 Feb. 1983 1.

19 Al Amateau, Al "Plaza Head Start gets the old heave ho"  Chelsea Clinton News  10 May 1984: 7.

20 Thomas E. Norton.  Living It Up.  NY: Atheneum, 1984.

21 New York Public Library.  Scrapbook of New York City

22 AIA Guide to New York City.  3rd Edition. (New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1988) 221.

23  AIA Guide to New York City,  227.

24 Mary Brendle.  Clinton/Hell's Kitchen and its Women  (M. Brendle, 1997) 8.

25"The New District Manager. From his new perch, Anthony Borelli indulges his passion for the ins and outs of the city" West Side Spirit 11 Jan 2001: 4

26"Editorial: Delayed reaction at a homeless hotel" Daily News 27 Nov 1985

27"Motor Hotel to Rise on West Side" New York Times 25 Sep 1960

28 [Advertisement for Sheraton Motor Inn] New York Herald Tribune 27 May 1962

29 "New and Notes From the Field of Travel" New York Times 24 Jun 1962

30 Dan Barry. "A Tall Cold One? Not Just Yet, Thanks" New York Times 19 Aug 2001:CY4.

31Charles V. Bagli. "25-Year Feud Ends With Deal for a Tower Near Times Sq." New York Times 25 Dec 2000.

32Glenn Collins. "Hells Kitchen: If you can stand the heat, you'll like it." New York Times 13 Dec 2000

33 Chuck Katz. Manhattan on Film: Walking Tours of Hollywood's Fabled Front Lot (Limelight Editions, 1999) p. 178.

34Al Amateau. "Red Cross Plans Model Shelter" Chelsea Clinton News31 Jan l985: 1.

35Jessica Seigel. "Businesses Under Seige by Children" Chelsea Clinton News14 Nov 1985:1

36"Heartbreak Hotels" Village Voice 1 Apr 1986: 16, 25, 29, 35.

37[Riverbank West advertisement] New York Magazine 22 Sep 1986:30A

38Kelly Crow. "Is There a Little Bistro Inside All That Construction" New York Times 28 Apr 2002: CY7

39Douglas E. Schoen. "A Place Called Hell's Kitchen:The Boyhood Myth That Helped Make Moynihan" New York Times 6 Apr 2003: CY7.

40Christopher Gray. "Far West on 42d St., A 1901 Innovation." New York Times 21 Jun 1992: RE7.

41"Annointing Mass" Chelsea Clinton News 9 Oct 1986:11.

42Marc Kornblatt "Kudos For Holy Cross 'Father Rap'" Chelsea Clinton News 5 May 1983:2.

43Steven Kurutz. "Up in the Old Hotel: That relic of old Times Square: The flophouse." New York Times 13 June 2004:CY19.



Updated November 24, 2004