Little Bits of History
1909: The Queensboro Bridge opens. The bridge connects Manhattan with Queens in New York City and crosses the East River. Serious proposals for a bridge in that location were brought forth as early as 1838 but funding was an issue. 506 more words
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My first Finding NYC blog post, more than one and a half years ago, showed some of my favorite photos of the New York City skyline. 289 more words
1 month, 4 weeks ago
New York Dreams
3 months, 1 week ago
The Newtown Pentacle
It’s National Chocolate Covered Cherry Day, here in these United States.
– photo by Mitch Waxman
One fine day at the end of December, my calendar informed that a holiday party was on my schedule at seven p.m. 1,313 more words
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Global Film Locations
Yankee Stadium, East 161st Street and River Avenue, Bronx (Re-opened in 2009 by architectural firm Populous – More info)
Google Maps Co-ordinates: 40.829669, -73.926275… 106 more words
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Queensboro Bridge, East 59th Street, New York, USA (Built in 1909 by architect Henry Hornbostel – More info)
Google Maps Co-ordiantes: 40.757631, -73.956254… 191 more words
5 months ago
In Times Gone By...
Reconstruction of tracks on the Queensboro Bridge on the 22nd of November, 1929.
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