Tag: Rutherford Stuyvesant

St. Nicholas of Myra Orthodox Church

Recently, our friends over at EV Grieve posted a great then-and-now of the southwest corner of Avenue A and East 10th Street.  This beautiful building, St. Nicholas of Myra Orthodox Church, became an official New York City Landmark in 2008 (you

Second Avenue Mansions of Yesteryear

Woah! Can you believe the corner of St. Marks Place and Second Avenue once looked like this? Our survey of the history of every single building in the East Village has turned up photos of some of the mansions that