Nov 10, 2012. Touted as fireproof, the building's elegant façade would be clad in terra cotta fabricated by the New Jersey Terra Cotta Company. Unlike the.

A pop smash called “Lies” brought the New Jersey pop/rock group the Knickerbockers some fame during the mid-1960s. Formed by brothers Beau and John.

A Social History of the New York City Cabdriver. the large plate glass windows of the Plaza, the Knickerbocker Hotel, and another hotel on the Upper West Side. City police officers rode in Allen’s.

C.S. Knickerbocker and Geoffrey Crayon Famed American author of "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" and "Rip Van Winkle," Washington Irving made his debut in 1802 under the name Jonathan Oldstyle. In.

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In January 1809, Washington Irving joined the society and on St. Nicholas Day that same year, he published the satirical fiction, Knickerbocker’s History of New York, with numerous references to a.

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The Father Knickerbocker Ball at Sherry’s last night, for the benefit of the City History Club, organized for the study of history of New York City, brought out many well-known people and netted a.

The newspaper’s. History of Conversion to Islam in the United States, Volume 1.” In a three-volume 1897 account, “The American Metropolis: From Knickerbocker Days to the Present Time,” Frank Moss.

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Join us for our upcoming underground tour of the New York City subway, where we’ll take a ride through the living history of the world’s largest rapid transit. in 1904 including a secret door to.

The plan is also singling out affordable housing as a sector with major potential for retrofitting, and highlighted the Knickerbocker. New York City’s People’s Climate March on Sunday, a protest.

At that time, New York City was in the. anecdotes out of Cotton Mather’s History of New England Witchcraft for the haunted local histories told by his Dutch hosts. The “pleasure in all this,” the.

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After all, Independence Day isn’t just a beloved historical day in American history… it’s also a 1996 blockbuster that.

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The jersey of Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees is seen against the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium on July 22, There were many before the historic cap. landmarks Secrets of the Knickerbocker: The birth of the martini, more.

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The NYSE closes for 10 days as financial panic grips the nation. The Panic of 1907 is sparked by rumors of financial problems at Knickerbocker Trust, a leading New York bank. It is regarded as America.

These few blocks contain vital New York history, from an early city planner envisioning Manhattan’s future grid, to men of the cloth. “rounders,” they formed a team with the fancy name.

In 1857, 14 baseball clubs met at Smith’s Hotel on Broome Street in Manhattan to draft a new set of rules and regulations. In an effort to make the game more manly and scientific, members of the.

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In his early 19th century satirical history of New York, Knickerbocker’s History of New York, he claimed that celebrating the saint was an old Dutch tradition of early New Amsterdam. He positioned St.