Merchant's House Museum 
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Address: 29 East 4th Street, New York, NY 10003
Phone: 212.777.1089 Fax: 212.777.1104
Web site: www.merchantshouse.com Email: nyc1832@merchantshouse.org

Description:
Through public programs and exhibitions, restoration of its landmark building, and conservation of its original collections, the Museum educates the public about the domestic life of a wealthy merchant family and their four Irish servants, 1835-1865, when the mercantile seaport of New York City emerged as a growing metropolis.

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Not-for-Profit

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::Bronx::Brooklyn::Manhattan::Queens::

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::NY City::NY State::US::Intern'l::

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::Paid Part Time::Interns::Volunteers::

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Subject Areas:
::Historic Preservation::Architecture::History::Research::Conservation::Construction::Cultural Heritage::Landmarks::Volunteers::Exhibitions::Publications::

Keywords:
landmark, architecture, period rooms, Greek revival, late-Federal

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