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Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1902/00/00 Stanford White Architect In 1902 the Lambs decided to build a new clubhouse to contain their own theatre for gambols, etc. The club selected McKim, Mead and White, all of whom were members, to design the new clubhouse.
1905/00/00 The Lambs Inc Club House Stanford White's brick and marble Georgian Lambs Club opens. The building's Flemish-bond brickwork is embellished with terra-cotta.
1915/00/00 George A Freeman Architect George A Freeman mirror-image addition of The Lamb's clubhouse is doubles its size.
1975/05/00 The Lambs Inc Seller Unable to pay a $350,000 mortgage, the Lamb's sell their building to the Manhattan Church of the Nazarene who had the intention of cleaning up up Times Square.

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Particulars for Lamb's Club New York City:
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Sight Category Building
Historic Use Civic
Criteria Historic Event
Architectural Style Neoclassical
Area of Significance Performing Arts
Owner Private
Historic Use Religious Property
Area of Significance Theatre



US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration: 3rd June 1982

PLACE DETAILS
Registry Name: Lamb's Club
Registry Address: 128 W. 44th St.
Registry Number: 82003382
Resource Type: Building
Owner: Private
Architect: White,Stanford; Freeman,George
Architectural Style: Classical revival
Contributing Buildings: 1
Certification: Listed in the National Register
CULTURAL DETAILS
Level of Significance: Local
Area of Significance: Architecture, Performing arts
Applicable Criteria: Event, Architecture-Engineering
Criteria Consideration: Religious property
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Significant Year: 1904, 1905, 1915
Historic Function: Social, Recreation and Culture
Historic Sub-Function: Civic, Theater
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-Function: Religious structure

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