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Underground Railroad

(AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Appeals Court Says Preservation Commission Has Final Say In Hopper-Gibbons House Addition

Preservationists have won a court battle over a house that was once a stop on the Underground Railroad.

02/26/2015

Landmarked row house at 339 West 29th Street. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Landmarked Chelsea Row House Wins Legal Victory

Preservationists had fought to restore the Chelsea row house at 339 West 29th Street that was once owned by outspoken abolitionist Abigail Hopper Gibbons and her husband.

08/07/2013