Lost New York

Photos of the Old Lower East Side

Last modified March 12, 2012 at 6:52 pm

It’s always a pleasure to come across such “found wealth” regarding the old LES.

Lower East Side in the 1970s

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:18 am

While reading 92YTribeca, we stumbled upon ForumNYC which has a trove of New York City photos from the late 1970s.  Here are some choice selections capturing the Lower East Side, along with contemporary snapshots of same.  Enjoy! East Houston, looking southwest.

Thank You, Thank You

Posted October 5, 2009 at 6:05 am

Thanks are definitely in order for Bryan Waterman, Cyrus Patell, Sukhdev Sandhu, and all the organizers of this weekend’s Lost New York conference, for inviting us to speak on the “Blogging the Apocalypse” panel. It was our great pleasure to discuss the importance of blogging alongside some of our favorite neighborhood scribes (Ephemeral New York, […]

Reminder: Lost New York Conference this Weekend!

Posted October 2, 2009 at 6:35 am

Just another friendly reminder that all this weekend is the Lost New York, 1609-2009 conference organized by Cyrus R. K. Patell and Bryan Waterman.  We will be participating in the Blogging the Apocalypse discussion alongside fellow scribes Lost City, Flaming Pablum, and Ephemeral New York. Saturday, 3 October (13-19 University Place, room 102) 2:00 PM […]

Lost New York Conference

Posted September 18, 2009 at 6:30 am

Fellow blogger and NYU professor Bryan Waterman was kind enough to invite us to participate in a panel discussion during the upcoming Lost New York: 1609-2009 conference.  The topic of conversation is the importance of “blogging the apocalypse,” and we will be sitting beside esteemed chroniclers Flaming Pablum, Lost City, and Ephemeral NY. The conference […]