Wired New York Forum
NEW YORK IN BLACK AND WHITE http://wirednewyork.com/images/nycbw/001.jpg Woolworth http://wirednewyork.com/images/nycbw/002.jpg West St., 1885 http://wirednewyork.com/images/nycbw/003.jpg Herald Sq., 1888. 6th Ave. El.
The cornerstone of ST. PATRICK’s CATHEDRAL was laid in 1858, 5-years after ARCHBISHOP JOHN HUGHES proposed his plan. Ridiculed as “Hughes’ Folly,” as the "near-wilderness" site was considered too far outside the city, the Archbishop persisted in his daring vision of building the most beautiful Gothic Cathedral in the New World. Neither the bloodshed of the Civil War nor the resultant lack of manpower or funds derailed his’ dream. (PHOTO: Construction of St. Patrick's Cathedral, 1868.)
German New York, Lower East Side, Manhattan, Kleindeutschland
One of the oldest photos of New york City and was taken somewhere near the Five Points. While that is technically not the Lower East Side, the buildings with their awnings are representative of the shopping areas of lower Manhattan at the time.
retronaut.co - Resources and Information.
retronaut.co is your first and best source for all of the information you’re looking for. From general topics to more of what you would expect to find here, retronaut.co has it all. We hope you find what you are searching for!
Maiakovskii in New York
“Here stood Maiakovskii, stood, composing verse, syllable by syllable. I stare as an Eskimo gapes at a train, I seize on it as a tick fastens to an ear. Brooklyn Bridge — yes…That’s quite a t…
Probably the best app for scanning photos and albums with iPhone or iPad
Once upon a time Brooklyn (slide show) www.timeout.com/newyork/things-to-do/view-amazing-photos-of-old-brooklyn-slide-show Scan your past with Pic Scanner app for iPhone & iPad
Print Collection - Rogers, Peet & Co. Aerial Map of Manhattan in 1879
Wonderful aerial map illustration of Manhattan in 1879 by J.W. Williams produced by the Rogers, Peet Co. Department Store. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Including indexing for points of interest. Original at 24 x 19 cm.
NJ news from Bergen, Passaic | Bergen Record
Get the latest news, information, sports, food, entertainment, real estate, video and opinion in Bergen, Passaic, Morris and Essex counties in NJ.