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Posted on August 2, 2016 | No CommentsGreenwich Village is not the only part of the City which defies the New York […]
Posted on July 26, 2016 | No CommentsOn this day in 1734, Samuel Jones, namesake of Great Jones Street in NoHo, was […]
Posted on July 13, 2016 | No CommentsJean-Michel Basquiat’s life and work are synonymous with the East Village/NoHo art scene of the […]
Posted on July 6, 2016 | No CommentsPart of my job at GVSHP as the Director of Research and Preservation is to […]
Posted on February 10, 2016 | No CommentsThe Noho Historic District embraces a broad arc of New York City’s commercial history from the […]
Posted on May 27, 2015 | No CommentsIn remembering the 150th anniversary of the Lincoln assassination, the Merchant’s House Museum displayed a […]
Posted on May 13, 2014 | No CommentsThis is part of the Looking Up series of posts, which explore the unique architectural […]
Posted on December 16, 2013 | No CommentsHere we are in the midst of the holiday season. The city was blanketed with […]
Posted on December 3, 2013 | 2 CommentsToday we thought we’d feature a few designs by the late 19th century architecture firm […]
Posted on November 25, 2013 | No CommentsFor today’s “Building Broadway” offering, I couldn’t help but notice a curious detail as I […]