Posts Tagged ‘Old New York’

Rats, Washington and the Titanic

Written by Tom Miller on . Posted in Dwell OTDT

The little-known past of the oldest buildings in Downtown Manhattan In Downtown Manhattan, where glass and steel skyscrapers create sleek urban canyons, it is difficult to picture the Wall Street area lined with genteel homes and churches. Yet despite devastating, widespread fires that wiped out most Downtown buildings, and two centuries of demolition and construction, [&hellip
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