136 East 36th Street was built at the start of the swinging 20s. While the building boasts the full services of a 21st century luxury co-op, the rooftop garden provides residents with a timeless sense of community- and a front-row view of the Empire State Building.
George Frederick Pelham
The son of the architect behind Ottowa’s Dominion Parliament building, George Pelham’s career in New York design spanned 43 years and included apartments and offices across New York State. At the time of his death in 1937, Pelham was a founder of the upstate Wykagyl Country Club and was active in various hunting and fishing societies. A man of the country who built for the city.