The art studio building at east second street, called Henington Hall, was built in 1900. It used to be a meeting place for speeches and political gatherings for a synagogue congregation. The building has a ballroom based on the design of webster hall. It was condemned for asbestos in the 1970s. Artist Joe Overstreet made a deal with the city and agreed to get rid of the asbestos if he could keep the building.
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@ 2011-06-15 19:28:19
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@ 2011-06-16 07:53:48
Cool mural on the font. Neat find.
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@ 2011-06-18 00:55:24
New York intrigues, though I have never been there. So I like to just pick an area and navigate around with the Street View...