The three films included in this set - UNDERWORLD, DOCKS OF NEW YORK and THE LAST COMMAND represent some of Josef von Sternberg's greatest work from the time before he discovered Marlene Dietrich, and clearly show that he was already a master at his art.
The New York City draft riots (July 13–16, 1863), known at the time as Draft Week, were violent disturbances in Lower Manhattan, widely regarded as the culmination of working-class discontent with new laws passed by Congress that year to draft men to fight in the ongoing American Civil War.
Mastic Beach is a census-designated place and former village in the southeast part of the town of Brookhaven in Suffolk County, New York, United States.The population was 12,930 at the 2010 census, at which time it was an unincorporated census-designated place for the first time.
Violent criminals and the Big Apple are two of Martin Scorsese’s favorite things, so Gangs of New York was a natural fit, even if the gangs in question were old-timey ones from the 1860s rather ...
South: Liberty Inn. 500 (block): A short-stay hotel. Used to be the Strand Hotel, a sailors' haunt built in 1908 by the Conron Brothers poultry dealers. In 1912, it served as the New York Times' headquarters for covering the Titanic disaster.
Established on August 15, 1928, Beyer Lightning Fish Company is one of New York’s oldest and most respected seafood wholesalers. A family owned business for many generations has brought Beyer Lightning
Forgotten New York was the first-ever recipient of Outstanding New York City Website by the Guides Association of New York City in March 2015!
Visit the post for more. In 1809 Bristol was transformed by the opening of the Floating Harbour. 80 acres of tidal river was impounded to allow visiting ships to remain afloat all the time.