The Conservancy extends the scope of its work with helpful publications.

Formerly a print publication, the Restoration Directory is a searchable directory of more than 500 New York-area firms specializing in historic preservation.

Technical Guides offer a wide range of technical advice, including brownstone repair

Sacred Sites Resources, including Common Bond, help those who care for historic religious properties.

The well-loved Walking Tour Books document the architectural history of four New York neighborhoods.

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2015 Annual Report (PDF)

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Common Bond 30th Anniversary of the Sacred Sites Program – 2016

Vol. 26, No. 1 – Celebrating New York’s Sacred Sites

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Repairing Old and Historic Windows


A complete guide to window deterioration, maintenance, replacement, and repair. (1992, 207 pages)

Common Bond: Fire Prevention for Religious Properties


A step-by-step handbook on how congregations can prevent fires. (1998, 28 pages)

Touring the Flatiron


Tours of Ladies’ Mile, Madison Square, Gramercy Park, and Chelsea, highlighting the area’s literary history. (1998, 145 pages)