Tag: New York Bound Collection

Solving Mysteries in Historic Photos

One of many wonderful things GVSHP does is accept donations of old photos for our historic image archive, so we can share them with the world.  Old photos of course can be wonderful to view, and provide valuable information about …

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Historic Hotels of the Village

A recent report by Crain’s New York that a number of hotels were opening in and around the Union Square area had us thinking here at Off the Grid about some historic Village hotels.

Washington Square arch in a snowstorm, New York Bound Collection, c. 1950, Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation Archive.

Winter Wonderland in Washington Square Park

The settling in of cold weather has us here at GVSHP feeling a little nostalgic for snowfalls past. Images from the GVSHP archive of Washington Square Park covered in snow offer the perfect solution.