What do. . .
Native Americans George Washington John Jacob Astor
Federal-style architecture tap dance minstrelsy the term
Jim Crow Stephen Foster
gangs of New York streetcars Kleindeutschland Peter Cooper vaudeville the vaudeville hook Yiddish theater
American slang Stanford White Irving Berlin Eddie Cantor Mae West
Abstract Expressionism Mark Rothko Weegee
Beat literature William S. Burroughs Amiri Baraka
punk rock the Ramones Patti Smith
. . .all have in common?
Find out on the. . . Walking Tour of the Bowery
w/Architectural Historian Kerri Culhane
March 3, 2012 @ 1:30pm
Meet at Cooper Union Foundation Building
(at 7th Street)
Originally an Indian foot trail, Bowery is NYC’s oldest thoroughfare.
It was recently named to NY State Register of Historic Places.
Sponsors: Bowery Alliance of Neighbors & Two Bridges Neighborhood Council