Tuesday, February 25, 2020

443-449 Broome Street in Soho

December 10, 2009 by  
Filed under Photos

(Photos by Bald Punk – 443-449 Broome Street in Soho, Manhattan) Designed by John T. Williams, and erected in 1896, this is one of the tallest buildings in SoHo. It takes up the entire block between Broadway and Mercer Street. The design at the top three floors that includes leaves, scrolls, shells and such, is what’s called Baroque ornamentation. I hate […]

It’s Not What You See

August 21, 2009 by  
Filed under Photos, Secrets of NYC

(Photos by Bald Punk – Spring Street from Mercer) Dog-tired after demoing an apartment the other day, I avowed to walk the mile or so uptown to Strand Bookstore on 13th Street and B’way. It would have been easier to jump on the subway. But I was in the mood for a good walk. I left a dust cloud and heap of rubble in my wake, […]