Announcement: Burning Gotham—A New Audio Drama Set in 1830s New York City

On the frigid, blustery night of December 16th, 1835, the worst fire in New York city history swept through Manhattan. Everything south of Maiden Lane and east of Broad street—at that time the city’s chief merchant district—was turned to rubble. The fire caused an estimated … Read MoreAnnouncement: Burning Gotham—A New Audio Drama Set in 1830s New York City

Gorgeous, Rich in Color Photographic Compositions of New York City in the 1960s by Ernst Haas

Celebrated Austrian photography Ernst Haas, known for his innovations with light and color in his photography, took this series of photos while in New York in the 1960s. The 1960s was the decade of great change in America. At the heart of the turmoil that was the … Read MoreGorgeous, Rich in Color Photographic Compositions of New York City in the 1960s by Ernst Haas