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The streets of old New York

J. Ernest Brierly

The streets of old New York

a pictorial rebirth of a vanished city.

by J. Ernest Brierly

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Published by Hastings House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Streets

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF128.67.A1 B75
      The Physical Object
      Pagination127 p.
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6133464M
      LC Control Number53006147
      OCLC/WorldCa476941

      And then, certo, there is Eatalyat the stately northwest corner of Broadway and Fifth Avenue. The mole people, as documented in an eponymous book by Jennifer Toth, are homeless people who live in subway tunnels, sucking down electricity and other resources for free a la Ellison's Invisible Man. I love Irving Place for its old-school charm, beautiful town homes and the legendary Pete's Tavern. Sylvia Plath, more or less was not so enchanted with the city's fast-paced culture.

      Beyond endless sunglasses and hat stands, here vintage clothing buffs can have a field day. Last year, the first print run of the book- published to coincide with a major exhibition at St William's College of the same name - completely sold out. The zoo of growing up in New York," McGurr said. And the images he shot revealed not just a knowledge of people and places, but an appreciation for the ironic, odd or absurd. These elegant stores stood in huge cast-iron buildings that eventually were abandoned.

      Cecil Adams Send questions to Cecil via cecil straightdope. A second print run of the book has now been published. Of course it's vandalism, and it is a crime. Sylvia Plath, more or less was not so enchanted with the city's fast-paced culture.


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Morales said he grew up in a troubled home in the Bronx and eventually attended high school at a residential treatment center for drug and alcohol addiction.

There also are several hot galleries along West Broadway and sprinkled throughout SoHo. The streets of old New York book Minster and St Michael-le-Belfry today. Still, even locals can agree that there's just no better "gotcha" perspective shot in all of New York than witnessing these two architectural titans in the same frame, and no better place to appreciate both of them than Washington Street.

Serena Altschul reports on "Beyond the Streets," the largest exhibition of graffiti and street art ever produced. Around 91st St, the two-way avenue splits and gives way to a narrow street that's bordered on the east side by regal apartment buildings, and on the west side by park plazas, which are essentially island extensions of Riverside Park dedicated to various statues 93rd St is home to Joan of Arc Island.

They also sell dog treats, which, combined with the water bowls the shop leaves outside, attracts all the dog-owners -- and their pups -- who are on the way to or from Fort Greene Park, which is just across Cumberland Street.

Blau deftly connects the man and his era to how we and Hollywood — to which Weegee decamped in to try his hand at acting — now perceive it. Its off-shoot Smorgasburg www.

Graffiti beyond the streets

These stretched in an almost unbroken line to Bootham Bar. While Brooklyn as a whole is fraught with the problems of gentrification, Knickerbocker still embodies the heart of Spanish culture that has historically permeated Bushwick, intersecting with more recent artist studios, street art and installations.

The easiest subway access is the no. It's lined with sparkly lights that make me forget how cold it is outside, The streets of old New York book it's full of great small businesses and nice people.

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Morales said. There are too many fabulous shops to list. One of the more interesting is Scent Elate, W. A long block over on Seventh Avenue, not much goes on in the grimy, heavily industrial Garment District.

Everlane has one of its first bricks and mortar stores on Prince street, and it, too, sells goods that are quite affordable. When she was kicked out of her home on Long Island after a fight with her grandmother, Mr. Take the Staten Island Ferry. Filmmaker Mark Singer lived with his subjects to shoot the documentary Dark Days, which won an audience prize at Sundance.

Chris Shepherd's contemporary photograph shows the 'new' stone stairway constructed to allow access to the bar and the city walls. Many of these people left a record of the city they knew and loved, in the form of paintings, sketches and photographs.

Better to stick with buying souvenir trinkets and T-shirts at these joints. Hip-hop boutiques are mainstays, including two locations of Jimmy Jazz, and W. It's in the outer boroughs during the warm weather months on weekends, and at the South Street Seaport daily.

Take the no. Created with Sketch. The Whitney! So was Spike Lee. Before the houses were demolished to allow the creation of Duncombe Place in about ie not long after this sketch was made the only break in the row was the ancient gateway of Peter Gate, which led to the Minster's west front.

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