Tag: Political Row

Congregation Beth Hamedrash Hagadol Anshe Ungarn

Tucked away on East 7th Street between Avenues C and D is the former Beth Hamedrash Hagadol Anshe Ungarn.  This small synagogue, designed in the classical revival style, is set amidst Old and New Law tenements.  It’s a small but

Political Row, East 7th Street between Avenues C and D

The following post was originally written over five years ago as part of a series on East 7th Street.  This post described the history of the stretch of East 7th Street between Avenues C and D when it was known

Did You Know? – East 7th Street

Did you know that East 7th Street between Avenues C & D was once known as “Political Row”? Neither did we, until during the course of our East Village research we stumbled upon a fascinating New York Times article from

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