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      June 18, 2019

      Tuesday   6:30 PM

      20 West 44th Street
      New York, New York 10036

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      The Preservation of Cast Iron Construction

      Landmark Lectures  The General Society Landmark Lectures are presented in partnership with  the New York Landmarks Conservancy Christopher P. Pinto, Associate Principal, Thornton Tomasetti, The Preservation of Cast Iron Construction Christopher Pinto, Associate Principal, Thornton Tomasetti, has considerable experience in structural analysis and design with a specialization in investigative projects and the restoration of historic structures. His notable projects include the recently completed rehabilitation of the cast iron dome of the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. At his lecture, he will discuss cast iron detailing and construction with an emphasis on methods of repair, including a discussion of repair detailing at the Capitol Dome and at the Harlem Fire Watchtower. The Lectures start at 6:30 pm in The General Society Library, 20 West 44th Street, New York City. Reception to follow. Advance registration is required. $15 General admission; $10 General Society members, NY Landmarks Conservancy Members & Senior Citizens; $5 Students. 1.0 AIA LU credit is available for qualifying participants. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.

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