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Greenwich Village

I wandered into Greenwich Village a couple weeks ago purely by accident. At the time, it was dark and I was running on 5% battery so obviously I wasn’t able to linger and take pictures. 399 more words

New York, Part Deux

I should probably begin by explaining that Tim has a hotel room in the city for the month, courtesy of his company. And so we decided to take advantage of that, since New York City is very expensive… Anyway, Clay had classes, so Paige and I flew up last week for a few days. 342 more words

Fred Neil - The reluctant guru of Greenwich Village

‘He was a hero to me’ (David Crosby)

‘I would prefer not to’ (Bartleby the Scrivener- Herman Melville)

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Some artists songs reflect the busy world being born and dying all around them. 1,223 more words


1917: Crazy Cat and the Bohemian Greenwich Village Felines of Sheridan Square, Part III

Say cheese! Cat portraits were one of Jessie Tarbox Beals’ specialties.

In Part I and Part II of this Old New York Bohemian cat tale, many of the photos were taken by photojournalist Jessie Tarbox Beals. 979 more words

New York History

JEAN SHEPHERD--"The Village" Part 1 of 3

My previous blog about “The Village” focused on what the book, The Village, had to say about Shep’s Greenwich Village. I just re-encountered the audio of Shepherd’s program (reportedly broadcast sometime in 1972) about his connections with the Village. 332 more words

General Subjects. Excelsior, You Fathead!

Which Mystery Silicon Valley Big Snagged the $16.5M Townhouse Next Door to Sean Parker?

A mysterious Palo Alto-based entrepreneur has purchased a $16.5 million Greenwich Village townhouse right next door to  Sean Parker’s place.

Of course, it’s also possible that it’s Mr. 530 more words

Manhattan Transfers