Articles, Press Release, Links

The links below provide additional information and other resources about The Woolworth Building and Cass Gilbert.

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission Reports about the Woolworth Building

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission report on the exterior of the Woolworth Building Woolworth Building Exterior

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission report on the interior lobby of the Woolworth Building Woolworth Building Interior Lobby

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission Reports about other buildings designed by Cass Gilbert in New York City

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission report on the exterior of the US Custom House US Custom House Exterior

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission report on the interior of the US Custom House US Custom House Interior

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission report on the exterior of the Broadway Chambers building Broadway Chambers Building

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission report on the US Courthouse Building at Foley Square, recently renamed The Thurgood Marshall US Courthouse Thurgood Marshall United States Courthouse

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission report on the 130 West 30th Street Building 130 West 30th Street Building

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission report on the Austin, Nichols and Company Building Austin, Nichols and Company Building

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission report on the New York County Lawyers Association Building New York Lawyers Association Building

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission report on the New York Life Insurance Company Building New York Life Insurance Company Building

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission report on the Rodin Studio Building Rodin Studio Building

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission report on the West Street Building West Street Building

Museums and Exhibitions

New-York Historical Society
This museum holds many of Cass Gilbert's original drawings and blueprints in addition to providing a wealth of information about the history of New York City
www.nyhistory.org

Keeler Tavern Museum
This building was originally a tavern during the Revolutionary War and was Cass Gilbert’s summer home in Ridgefield, CT.
www.KeelerTavernMuseum.org

Organizations

The Cass Gilbert Society
Based in St. Paul, MN this was the first organization to be focused exclusively on preserving Cass Gilbert's work and provides various educational tours and information.
www.cassgilbertsociety.org

Initiatives in Art and Architecture
Initiatives in Arts and Culture is committed to educating diverse audiences in the fine, decorative, and visual arts, including jewelry and fashion. www.artinitiatives.com

Books

Barbara S. Christen & Steven Flanders, Cass Gilbert Life and Work, Architect of the Public Domain

Gail Fenske, The Skyscraper and the City, The Woolworth Building and the Making of Modern New York

Margaret Heilbrun, Inventing the Skyline, the Architecture of Cass Gilbert

Sharon Irish, Cass Gilbert Architect, Modern Traditionalist

Other NYC Buildings by Cass Gilbert

90 West Street
Alexander Hamilton U. S. Custom House
Austin Nichols Warehouse
Broadway-Chambers Building
Brooklyn Army Terminal
Hunts Point Railroad Station
New York County Lawyers Association
New York Life Insurance Building
Rodin Studios
SJM Building
Thurgood Marshall U. S. Courthouse
Williams Warehouse