NYC Honorary Street Names


Elizabeth Egbert Way (Staten Island)
Present name:None
Location:At the southeast corner of Richmond Terrace and Snug Harbor Road at the eastern leg of Snug Harbor Road
Honoree: Elizabeth Egbert (d. 1969) was President and CEO of the Staten Island Museum. She made it one of New York's most engaging cultural entities and was responsible for restoring its new home, a landmark building at Snug Harbor Cultural Center. She had an extensive career as an artist, sculptor and printmaker; and also taught art at Hunter College and other institutions. She was also Chairperson/President of the Board of the Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art, and a board member of Snug Harbor Cultural Center and of the Mud Lane Society for the Renaissance of Stapleton. (Rose)

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