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New School photograph collectionBuildings and campus (NS040101.SII) ➔ William H. Davis Speaking at Cornerstone Laying Luncheon for Addition to 66 West 12th Street Building of The New School

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (commissioner)
Hans Simons (subject)
Robert F. Wagner (subject)
Alvin Saunders Johnson (subject)
Albert Mayer (subject)

Date

February 11 1956

Work Type

photographic prints

Description

New School President Hans Simons is seated at Chairman of the Board of Trustees William H. Davis's left. New York City Mayor Robert F. Wagner is at Davis's right. New School President Emeritus Alvin S. Johnson is at Wagner's right.

Inscription

Cornerstone Laying Luncheon: Feb 11-1956 Left to right: AJ [Alvin S. Johnson, former President of The New School], Mayor Wagner, W.H. Davis, Dr. Simons, Judge [Learned] Hand, Albert Mayer, Stanley Isaacs. At extreme right hand of table - Horowitz, Jr. (builder) Passannante (Assemblyman, next to AJ) AdeL [Agnes De Lima]

Location

box 3, folder 11

Identifier

NS040101_000399

Citation

William H. Davis Speaking at Cornerstone Laying Luncheon for Addition to 66 West 12th Street Building of The New School. February 11 1956. New School photograph collection; Buildings and campus (NS040101.SII). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 15 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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