New-York Historical Society’s Annual History Makers Gala

On December 2, The New-York Historical Society’s held it’s annual History Makers Gala.

Over 500 patrons of NYHS assembled at the lavish Pierre Hotel for this year’s gala and raised a hefty $3.1 million. The lauded historical institution also toasted Roger Hertog, Trustee of the New-York Historical Society since 2003 and former Chairman of the Board from 2007 to September 2013, and General David H. Petraeus (U.S. Army, Retired) with History Makers Awards.

Photographs by Don Pollard

Roger Hertog, Henry and Nancy Kissinger.

Roger Hertog, Henry and Nancy Kissinger.

On Monday, December 2, 2013, the New-York Historical Society will present Roger Hertog and General David Petraeus with the distinguished 2013 History Makers Award at The Pierre during its annual History Makers Gala. The theme of the evening will be Strategic Leadership and Vision.

General David Petraeus, Louise Mirrer and Roger Hertog.

On Monday, December 2, 2013, the New-York Historical Society will present Roger Hertog and General David Petraeus with the distinguished 2013 History Makers Award at The Pierre during its annual History Makers Gala. The theme of the evening will be Strategic Leadership and Vision.

Henry Kissinger, General David Petraeus and Pam Scahfler.