Francis Morrone

Six to Celebrate Tour- Prospect Heights Apartment House District

September 16, 2018; 2:00PM – Six to Celebrate Tour  Prospect Heights with Frances Morrone September 16, 2:00PM                                  Prospect Heights Apartment House District Constructed on a lost fragment of the original footprint of Prospect Park is a concentration of 82 apartment buildings dating from 1909-1929. This development, boasting a cohesive design vocabulary and scale, was intended […]

Staten Island Preservation Forum

FREE- Walking tour with Francis Morrone with a reception at the Alice Austen House! June, 29 Thursday, June 29, 2017 Alice Austen House Museum  3pm Join HDC on Staten Island for a tour of a remarkable neighborhood and a discussion of preservation issues on the island. Despite Staten Island’s long and fascinating history, the borough […]

Fall in Love This Valentine’s Day… with HDC’s Events!

 In This Issue: Secret Lives Tour:E.R. Butler & Co. Decorative Hardware- February 24 Landmarks at 50: Honoring Our Past, Imagining Our Future- March 6-April 18 Give a Rose to the Rose Reading Room of the Main Library- February 14 To view this e-mail in your browser click here Secret Lives Tour: E.R. Butler & Co. Decorative […]

New Design + Old Places: Post Conference Tours-Brooklyn Heights-Pictures

Brooklyn Heights Historic District at Nearly 50 Saturday, April 5, 2014, 2pm Brooklyn Heights was the very first historic district in New York City, designated in 1965. In the decades since, this largely residential enclave has seen numerous additions and alterations to its diverse stock of row houses, distinguished churches and cultural landmarks. Join our […]

In Need of Lectures, Conference, Tours and Brochures? HDC Has the Cure!

 E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL February 2014, Volume 11, Number 5 In This Issue: Continuing Education: New Design in Historic Districts– February 25 Secret Lives Tour: One Wall Street- February 26 20th Annual Preservation Conference: New Design + Old Places and Design Awards Ceremony– March 7 and 8 2013 Walking Tour Brochures   Continuing […]

Preservation Conference: New Design + Old Places

The Historic Districts Council is the citywide advocate for New York’s historic neighborhoods. For more than forty years HDC has worked to ensure the preservation of significant historic neighborhoods, buildings and open spaces, to uphold the integrity of the Landmarks Law and to further the preservation ethic.   Friday, March 7, 2014 HDC Design Awards […]

Six To Celebrate- Greenpoint Walking Tour

Greenpoint Brooklyn, Walking tour Sunday, November 17th, 2PM With Francis Morrone HDC held a Greenpoint tour back in July during the terrible heat wave and the tour was sold out and everyone left happy! As a result of that great success we decided to have another one. Greenpoint is a beautifully diverse neighborhood full of wooden […]

E-BULLETIN: Preservation Conference this weekend!!!!

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL February 2013, Volume 10, Number 2 JOIN US THIS FRIDAY, SATURDAY AND SUNDAY! The Nineteenth Annual Preservation Conference! March 1-3, 2013   March 1: Keynote Address and Opening Night Reception Friday, March 1, 6:00pm – 9:00pm Fashion Institute of Technology, Katie Murphy Amphitheatre, West 27th Street and Seventh Avenue, […]


  Come watch a movie with Francis Morrone as part of HDCs Fall Lecture, Film and Tour Series!!!!! Tuesday, November 8, 6:30pmFILM SCREENING: ON THE WATERFRONT

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