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John R. Everett records ➔ Women’s House of Detention Site

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John Rutherford Everett (compiler)
New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997). Center for New York City Affairs (subject)
New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (subject)
Albert Landa (contributor)
Edgar Tafel (illustrator)


1969 – 1973

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Complete file maintained by New School President John Everett on the university's attempted acquisition of the site housing the Women's House of Detention, located several blocks south of The New School's campus, for use by the Center for New York City Affairs. The site, bordering on Sixth Avenue and Greenwich Avenue in Greenwich Village is, as of 2019, a community garden.


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