Presentation by Jim Mackin
The Bloomingdale Neighborhood History Group is sponsoring an event on February 22 at 6:30 pm at Hostelling International. This presentation will be given by local historian, Jim Mackin, and will be a follow-up to the presentation that Joan Adler gave last year!
Please join us for an interesting evening about the history of Straus family and their life in the Bloomingdale Neighborhood!
The Straus Family: The family, their Life in the Bloomingdale Neighborhood and the History of Straus Park
Monday, Feb. 22nd, 6:30pm
891 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY
RSVPs are enabled for this event.
Isidor & Ida's Home
Ida & Isidor Straus’ house at Broadway and West 105th Street – across the street from Schuyler Square/Bloomingdale Square (Straus Park).
The Titanic's Disaster
Sheet music for “The Titanic’s Disaster” with Ida and Isidor Straus being honored with a laurel wreath for their lives of lovingkindness and generosity.
A close-up of the monument – designed by sculptor Augustus Lukeman in collaboration with architect Evarts Tracy.