Saturday, September 15, 2007

History in the making - 9/15



ABOVE: Inside the main hall at the Alexander Hamilton Custom House (standing in the very spot where Fort Amsterdam stood)

New Amsterdam in 1660 vs downtown Manhattan today -- the Yahoo comparison
[Yahoo Maps]

A Seinfeld landmark -- and one of Sinatra's favorite late night spots -- fades into memory
[NY Times]
[Gothamist]

Radio Row -- the neighborhood destroyed by the World Trade Center (before it was built)
[Vanishing NY]

The scaffolding finally coming down off the old Post Office?
[Curbed]

Three hundred and fifty years after The Old Brewery, here are eight places in New York City that still brew their own beer.
[Metroblogging]

SAN GENNERO! (More about that next week in this blog.....)
['Feast' info]

No comments:

Post a Comment