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Loeb Boathouse in Central Park, 2008

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The Loeb Boathouse in Central Park, 2008. The boathouse was created through the generous donations of Carl and Adeline Moses Loeb.

Image courtesy of Jim Henderson via Wikimedia Commons.

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The Loeb Boathouse in Central Park, 2008. The boathouse was created through the generous donations of Carl and Adeline Moses Loeb.

Image courtesy of Jim Henderson via Wikimedia Commons.

Ellen Lehman Mccluskey

Interior design maven Ellen Lehman McCluskey shaped the look and feel of some of the world’s most luxurious hotels and businesses, including the Plaza, the Waldorf–Astoria, and Regency hotels.

Rebecca Touro Lopez

Rebecca Touro Lopez successfully petitioned the Rhode Island State Legislature to preserve the Touro Synagogue of Newport, one of the first cases of the government preserving an unoccupied historic building.

Betsy Shure Gross

Betsy Shure Gross’s love of nature and open spaces led her to restore a local treasure: the last surviving linear park designed by Frederick Law Olmstead.

Metropolitan Opera House, 1905

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Metropolitan Opera House, 1905.
Courtest of the U.S. Library of Congress.
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Metropolitan Opera House, 1905.

Courtest of the U.S. Library of Congress.

Carnegie Hall Cropped

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>Carnegie Hall at 881 7th Ave 10019 New York, NY United States.

Photograph by David Samuel.

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>Carnegie Hall at 881 7th Ave
10019 New York, NY
United States.

Photograph by David Samuel.

Cooper Union

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Cooper Union
7 East 7th Street
10003 New York, NY
United States

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Cooper Union
7 East 7th Street
10003 New York, NY
United States

Forward Building

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Forward Building
173 East Broadway
10002 New York, NY
United States.

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Forward Building
173 East Broadway
10002 New York, NY
United States.

Betsy Shure Gross

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Conservationist and activist, Betsy Shure Gross.

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Conservationist and activist, Betsy Shure Gross.

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Woman's Building, Los Angeles

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The Woman's Building in Los Angeles, with Kate Millett's sculpture Naked Lady.
Photograph by Mary McNally, courtesy of the Woman's Building Archive at the Library at Otis College of Art and Design.
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The Woman's Building in Los Angeles, with Kate Millett's sculpture Naked Lady.
Photograph by Mary McNally, courtesy of the Woman's Building Archive at the Library at Otis College of Art and Design.

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