Urban Neighbors: Images of New York City Wildlife
A Humanities and Social Sciences Library exhibition in the D. Samuel
and Jeane H.Gottesman Exhibition Hall (first floor), Humanities and
Social Sciences Library, Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street
October 11, 2002 – February 1, 2003
Drawings by Charles Addams: The Unnatural
A Humanities and Social Sciences Library exhibition in the Charles
Addams Gallery (third floor), Humanities and Social Sciences Library,
Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street
September 13, 2002–January 25, 2003
These drawings featuring the plant, animal, and otherworldly kingdoms
suggest that New Yorker cartoonist Charles Addams found nature
to be anything but natural.
Admission is free.
Tuesday–Wednesday, 11 a.m.–7:30 p.m.; Thursday–Saturday, 10 a.m.–6
p.m. Closed Sundays and Mondays and for the following holiday observances:
Thursday, November 28; Wednesday, December 25; and Wednesday, January
Public tours of Urban Neighbors are conducted Tuesday through
Saturday at 12:30 and 2:30 p.m. Groups of ten or more people must make
reserved group tour arrangements at least four weeks in advance; call
212.930.0501. Group tour fees are $7 per person for adults; there is
no charge for full-time students.
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