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]

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?

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

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

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