Monthly Archives: March 2010

Neighbors of Main Street, Kew Gardens Hills, NYC

On Main Street in Kew Gardens Hills, Queens, are these two offices. The first one at 7118 was built in 1951 according to Department of Buildings records. The second one next door at 7112 according to the DOB was built … Continue reading

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MCM Office Buildings, Woodhaven Boulevard, NYC

On Woodhaven Boulevard in Queens just a few blocks from each other are two mid-century commercial buildings. At 66-05 is this building from 1961. It’s a bit more mundane than the next example. At 67-53 is this building from 1962. … Continue reading

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Amalgamated Bank Complex

At the corner of Jewel Avenue and Parsons Boulevard in the Kew Gardens Hills section of Queens is a prominent complex of three buildings that houses the Amalgamated Bank of New York. The buildings were constructed from 1960-1964. The office … Continue reading

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Queens County Savings Bank, Jackson Heights, NYC

This branch of the Queens County Savings Bank is located at 76-02 Northern Boulevard in Jackson Heights, Queens. It looks like a largely untouched facade including great signage. The building dates from 1973.

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Church of Latter Day Saints, Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn, NY

This building sits on a corner lot at Court and Union Streets in Brooklyn. It is the Church of Latter Day Saints and was built in 1958.       Across the street at 340 used to stand the International … Continue reading

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Teen Challenge Center, Clinton Hill, Brooklyn, NY

In the midst of the mansions and apartment buildings of the Clinton Hill Historic District lies this 1964 teen center. Set back far off Clinton Avenue at 444 it’s easy to miss. There are three buildings on the site, an … Continue reading

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24 West Carver Street, Huntington, NY

Another building in Huntington, New York is this one at 24 West Carver Street, corner of New Street. It was built in 1954-55, with a side addition in 1965-66 as a bank and was most recently A. G. Edwards financial … Continue reading

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