Founder's Hall (Rockefeller University)

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Founder's Hall, The Rockefeller University
Location 66th Street and York Avenue, Manhattan, New York City, New York
Coordinates 40°45′47″N 73°57′18″W / 40.76306°N 73.95500°W / 40.76306; -73.95500Coordinates: 40°45′47″N 73°57′18″W / 40.76306°N 73.95500°W / 40.76306; -73.95500
Built 1906
NRHP Reference # 74001269[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP September 13, 1974[1]
Designated NHL May 30, 1974[2]

Founder's Hall was the first building built on the campus of The Rockefeller University (formerly The Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research ).[3] Although there are still laboratories in the building, the space is now mostly used for administrative offices.[2]

It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1974.[2][3][4]

It is located at 66th Street and York Avenue, in Manhattan, New York City.


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ a b c "Founder's Hall". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. 2007-09-11. 
  3. ^ a b Poh, Carol Ann (December 11, 1973). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: Founder's Hall - The Rockefeller University" (pdf). National Park Service. 
  4. ^ "National Register of Historic Places Inventory: Accompanying photos" (pdf). National Park Service. 1973.