Blogging About Preservation’s Past

Wallpaper from Gino's Restaurant

If you haven’t visited the Landmarks 45 website,, you’re missing a real treat. Anthony C. Wood,  President of the New York Preservation Archive Project and HDc Chair Emeritus, is writing a post by post history of near-past preservation efforts – ranging from the miracle of the Upper East Side designation to saving the Seguine Mansion.  He even stops by Gino’s to say goodbye and wonder what preservationists can do to save neighborhood restaurants – those most-local of landmarks.

Check it out!

Leave A Comment

About Us

The Historic Districts Council (HDC) is the advocate for all of New York City's historic neighborhoods. HDC is the only organization in New York that works directly with people who care about our city's historic neighborhoods and buildings. We represent a constituency of over 500 local community organizations.

Contact Us

Historic Districts Council
232 East 11th Street
New York, NY 10003
Tel: (212) 614-9107
Fax: (212) 614-9127

Donate Now

Become a Friend of HDC! Your donation helps preserve, improve, and celebrate the places that make New York great.

Join Our Mailing List

Receive updates on programs, events, action alerts, and our Landmarks Preservation Commission testimony.