Bayard Rustin Residence

Also known as: Apartment 9J, Building 7 Penn South, Mutual Redevelopment Houses
340 W. 28th St., New York, New York


240 W. 28th Street from the Empire State Building

Located in the center of the picture, just to the left of the church steeple.

Photo taken by Michael Miller in October 2012

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)


Street View 


Listed on the National Register of Historic Places on March 8, 2016.

The nomination encompasses the Bayard Rustin Residence, which is Apartment 9J in Building 7B of the Penn South complex. Because National Register regulations preclude nomination of a portion of a building, the nomination includes Building 7 in its entirely, and the nomination boundary is defined by the sidewalks surrounding it.

Update Log 

  • March 22, 2016: Added by Michael Miller