Author Talk: Rob MacKay’s Historic Houses of Queens (Lunch & Learn)

Join us each month for our Lunch and Learn Series – an intimate conversation with agency staff and special guests on the collections of the Municipal Archives and Library, as well as the history of New York City.

In August, we are joined by Rob MacKay, a longtime, award-winning community journalist, as he discusses his latest book, Historic Houses of Queens – a detailed visual exploration of the borough’s most notable residences, their architecture, owners, surrounding neighborhoods, peculiarities, and even their fates as some vanished due to financial problems, urban development, gentrification, and fires.











When: Tue., Aug. 10, 2021 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Where: No Location
out of town and/or livestream

Price: Free
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Join us each month for our Lunch and Learn Series – an intimate conversation with agency staff and special guests on the collections of the Municipal Archives and Library, as well as the history of New York City.

In August, we are joined by Rob MacKay, a longtime, award-winning community journalist, as he discusses his latest book, Historic Houses of Queens – a detailed visual exploration of the borough’s most notable residences, their architecture, owners, surrounding neighborhoods, peculiarities, and even their fates as some vanished due to financial problems, urban development, gentrification, and fires.

Buy tickets/get more info now