This is pretty much how things looked when Frederick Law Olmsted and his family lived here, 1859-1862, while Olmsted was directing the construction of Central Park.
East Harlem-based Demolition Depot writes that the Hudson River State Hospital was designed by Frederick Clarke Withers. The grounds were designed by Calvert Vaux and Frederick Law Olmsted.
This year, Fort Tryon Park just 30 minutes from Harlem, NY, celebrates its 85th Anniversary!
Riverside Drive is a scenic north-south thoroughfare from Harlem to Houston.
An amazing view looking southwest of exploring Northern Central Park a history told through Rocks and Hills, photographed in 1858.
Riverside Drive in New York City, the boulevard runs on the Upper West Side, generally parallel to the Hudson River from 72nd Street to Harlem, near the George Washington Bridge Continue Reading →