Exhibit Opening of "Ebb & Flow" with Live Recording of "Person Place Thing with Randy Cohen"

Exhibit Opening of \

Thursday, March 5, 2020 | 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Event Location: 
NYC Department of Records and Information Services
31 Chambers Street, Room 111
New York, NY 10007

Please note: Registration for this event is now closed.

Please join the Museum of American Finance and the New York City Department of Records and Information Services for the opening of our new exhibit, "Ebb & Flow: Tapping into the History of New York City's Water," which explores the history of bringing clean water to New York City while highlighting the story of the Manhattan Company.

In honor of this new exhibit, we are hosting a live recording of Person Place Thing with Emmy Award winner Randy Cohen. Join us for a special evening of entertaining storytelling all about New York City and water, featuring the commissioner of the New York City Department of Environmental Protection, Vincent Sapienza.


Randy Cohen is a writer, radio host and humorist known as the author of "The Ethicist" column in The New York Times Magazine. He also writes humor pieces, essays and stories for publications and newspapers worldwide .

Commissioner Vincent Sapienza is an environmental advocate, policy maker and New York State Licensed Professional Engineer, who has dedicated his career to protecting and improving New York City’s critical water infrastructure. He holds a BS from Columbia University and an MBA from Hofstra University’s School of Business.

This event is free, but registration is requested. Kindly RSVP by February 26. Refreshments will be served. Doors open at 5:30pm.