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Snug Harbor Cultural Center
National historic district of American Architecture on 83 acres. 28 historical buildings plus children's museum, dance and theater, concerts and art.

Society for the Preservation of Weeksville and Bedford Stuyvesant History
An historical group dedicated to preserving the four remaining structures of what was once the free black community of Weeksville in Brooklyn in the early nineteenth century. Their website has a brief outline of the settlement's history.

St. George Civic Association
Historical information about specific areas on Staten Island.

The City & Suburban Homes, York Avenue Estate
Maintenance of the national landmark housing project dating to the beginning of the 20th century. Also an archive related to the past history of the complex of buildings.

Union Square Community Coalition
The Coalition was formed in 1980 to advocate for the rehabilitation of historic Union Square Park and to work with New York City in its re-design. That accomplsihed, the organization continues its historic preservation and landmarking activities in the Union Square area. It has attained landmark designation for eight buildings on the Square, plus a portion of the Ladies' Mile Historic Distric at the northwest conerner, and it is petitioning for numerous other in the neighborhood.

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