Here’s a selection of photos taken by visitors to NYC who snapped pictures of the impressively tall twin towers of the World Trade Center during the months and years before they fell.
The Majestic is an attractive house at all times of the year, but it is additionally so in the summer, because of its beautiful roof garden.
The highest building in the world will be built on the site of the Waldorf Astoria hotel. It will be known as the Empire State Building, will be eighty stories high, and will cost more than $66,000,000.
It’s not often you can discover long-lost information about a venerable institution like New York City’s PJ Clarke’s. Really — how much more could there be left to learn about a place that’s already a piece of living history?
Delmonico's was a hugely-popular restaurant during the Victorian era, which expanded into ten different locations over the years. Not only was the eat... Read more...
Old New York: A perspective from 1898 The story of New York's growth from a frontier settlement to the metropolis of the western world -- Pictures of... Read more...
If you stand on the roof of Tower One... on an impossibly clear fall day, you can see... forever, or at least 100 miles into every direction of forever. Contemplations of infinity seem perfectly normal in the milieu of the Trade Center.
By the time Shirley Temple sang about Fifth Avenue in 1940, it had been the grandest thoroughfare for more than 50 years. Take a stroll back to the late 1800s and early 1900s to see some of the grand homes that helped their owners call this Manhattan street home.