Aymar Embury II Gallery of NYC New Deal Projects - Photo #90 - Other Pools and Play Centers

Photo: Frank da Cruz, 23 April 2018.
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The Carmine Street Pool: swimming pool at the Tony Dapolito Recreation Center (formerly the Carmine Street Recreation Center) in Greenwich Village, Manhattan. The pool was designed by Aymar Embury II and opened in 1939. The mural, from 1990, is by Keith Haring.

  1. Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, NYC Department of Parks website, accessed 13 November 2019: "The outdoor pool [behind the recreation center], designed by Aymar Embury II and built with Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) labor, was opened in 1939."