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Full Name: Margot McCoy Gayle
(1908-2008) Preservationist, writer. Margot Gayle was born in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1908, and died in Manhattan, New York, in 2008. She was known for her efforts in preserving historic landmarks, especially Victorian cast iron architecture, and she was the author of four books.
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1908 (Unknown) County
Margot McCoy was born in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1908. She married William T. Gayle. 
2008 New York County
Margot Gayle died in Manhattan, New York, in 2008. 
1998 (Unknown) County
Cast-Iron Architecture In America: The Significance Of James Bogardus
(Pub: W. W. Norton and Company. ISBN: ISBN-10: 0393730158, ISBN-13: 978-0393730159 )
Nonfiction written with her daughter, Carol Gayle. 
1974 (Unknown) County
Cast Iron Architecture in New York: A Photographic Survey
(Pub: Dover Publications. ISBN: ISBN-10: 0486229807, ISBN-13: 978-0486229805. )
Nonfiction with photographer, Edmund V. Gillon. 
1988 New York County
Art Commission And The Municipal Art Society Guide To Manhattan's Outdoor Sculpture
(Pub: Prentice Hall. ISBN: ISBN-10: 0136202535, ISBN-13: 978-0136202530 )
Nonfiction written with Michele Cohen. 
1999 (Unknown) County
Metals In America's Historic Buildings, Uses And Preservation Treatments
(Pub: National Park Service. ISBN: ISBN-10: 0160616557, ISBN-13: 978-0160616556 )
Nonfiction written with David W. Look and John G. Waite. 
? New York County
Ms. Gayle lived in Manhattan, New York. She was a script writer for CBS Radio and wrote an architecture column for The Daily News for 16 years. 

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