Sunday, January 22, 2012
The Free Public Baths
Two Free Public Bath buildings designed by York & Sawyer c. 1904 in New York City, one at 327 West 41st Street and the other at 243 East 109th Street. Click HERE to read a 1904 NYTimes article on the opening of the West 41st Street building and the technology employed and HERE for a comprehensive history of NYC's public bath buildings. Both of these York & Sawyer designed bathhouses have since been demolished.