WEST 44TH STREET


WEST 44TH STREET BLOCK ASSOCIATION 13

PIER 84
-Friends of Pier 84 1

345
-Formerly McManus Midtown Democratic Association, tenant 2

352
-Italian Seamens' Club

356
-Formerly Fools Company, tenant 3

358
-Formerly Improv, tenant 4 , 12

406
-The Lorraine 5

409
-The AHEPA Center

410
-The Alton

422-424
-Formerly German Mission Church for Seamen, 1898 6
-Formerly Evangelic Lutheran Church of the Redeemer 12
-Formerly Metropolitan Lutheran Inner Mission Society 6
-New Dramatists 7 , 12

425
-Formerly Model Tenement
-St. Joseph's Home 6

428
-Potter's Field 8
-Townhouse (at one time owned by June Havoc) 8 , 9 , 10 , 11

432
-Formerly Seventh Associate Presbyterian Church 7 , 11 , 12
-Formerly National Amputation Foundation 7
-Actor's Studio, Inc. 7 , 11 , 12

455
-Harding 5

461
-Formerly Jane's Methodist Episcopal Church 12

545
-Formerly 3 story frame house

NOTES

1 Al Amateau, "Building a Better Clinton"  Chelsea Clinton News:  S4.

2 James Dao,  "Immigrant Diversity Slows Traditional Political Climb. Hell's Kitchen Club Takes Latin Flavor,"  New York Times  28 Dec. 1999:  B11.

3 Steven M Zeitchik,  "Fools Company/Artsworker Apprentice Program 33 Taking Center Stage in Times Square. Where Strippers Danced, Actors Take First Steps,"  Manhattan Spirit  18 Jul. 1997: 11.

4  "Improvisation,"  Chelsea Clinton News  6 Oct. 1983.

5 Thomas E. Norton.  Living It Up.  (New York: Atheneum, 1984).

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

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

8 Hans Holzer.  Yankee Ghosts    63.

9 Rita Reif,   "101-Year-Old West Side House Has Made 2 Owners 'Historians',"   New York Times   24   Jan.   1965.

10 Dale Kaczmarek.   National Register of Haunted Places

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

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

13 Sandra Yin,   "Everyone complains about loud sounds in the city. But is there something you can actually do about it,"   West Side Spirit   8   Jun.   2000:   20.



Updated October 27, 2002