Friday, October 31, 2014
Stanley Kubrick's photos of people in a haunted house 1946
Before he became an iconic filmmaker, the Bronx-born Stanley Kubrick was an ace photographer, ...
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Ghost Bluster: Arthur Conan Doyle and his wacky ectoplasm
A flyer for one of the author's many Carnegie Hall lectures. (Courtesy Carnegie Hall archives ...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
History in the Making 10/29: Gilded Age Gothic Edition
-- Death Becomes Her: A Century of Mourning Attire , the morbidly elegant new show at the Metr...
Autumn attire : Get a Bowery Boys T-Shirt!
Here's your new look for the fall! Proclaim your love of New York history and the Bowery Boys...
Monday, October 27, 2014
The New York City subway system opened 110 years ago today; An interview with The Race Underground author Doug Most
Crowds at the now-defunct City Hall Station of the brand new New York subway system. (NYPL) On...
Friday, October 24, 2014
Podcast rewind: the New York City Marathon, a brisk history of the five-borough race and the amazing athlete who created it
Above: The 1971 marathon. That's Fred Lebow on the far right (#24). Pic courtesy TCS NYC Marat...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
The story of 'Painters On The Brooklyn Bridge', a classic photograph taken 100 years ago this month
The photograph above (officially called "Brooklyn Bridge showing painters on suspenders&qu...
Monday, October 20, 2014
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Thursday, October 16, 2014
Haunted Hipsters: Four Ghost Stories of Brooklyn
Dark skies over the Brooklyn Bridge, from a 1905 postcard (courtesy MCNY ) PODCAST Brooklyn ...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
For Whom The Ghost Tolls: A Haunting in Bedford-Stuyvesant
The corner of Stuyvesant and Jefferson in 1900, looking much the way it does today. The haunted...
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