Section: Broadway
 

Directory: New York City History

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Sub Section:  A Historical Tour Pre-1911( The following chapters are from Stephen Jenkin's "The Greatest Street in the World; The Story of Broadway, Old and New, from the Bowling Green to Albany, "G.P. Putnam's Sons-New York (1911) which were transcribed from her book and contributed to the Brooklyn Information Page by Miriam Medina
Web Link: The Dutch Heere Straat
Web Link: The Fort and The Bowling Green
Web Link: Broadway To Wall Street
Web Link: From Wall Street To The Commons
Web Link: The Commons, or Fields
Web Link: The City Hall Park
Web Link: From The Park To Canal Street
Web Link: From Canal Street To Union Square
Web Link: From Union Square To 42nd Street
Web Link: Broadway And Its Places of Amusement Section:
Web Link: From 42nd to 96th Street
Web Link: From 96th to 168th Street
Web Link: From 168th Street to Kingsbridge Road  


Sub Section: D.T. Valentine's History of Broadway Pre: 1865 146 pages. (This is a Work in Progress) For other information on Broadway, consult Stephen Jenkins The Greatest Street in the World; The Story of Broadway, Old and New, from the Bowling Green to Albany, G.P. Putnam's Sons-New York 1911). Several of the chapters from this book can be accessed through the abovementioned web links under the Brooklyn Information Page.


Article Name: D.T. Valentine's History of Broadway Pre: 1865 Part I  Pages: 509-524  Broadway Below Wall Street  Posted 10/11/06.
Article Name: D.T. Valentine's History of Broadway Pre: 1865 Part II  Pages: 524-544  Broadway, From Wall Street to the Park  Posted 10/11/06.
Article Name: D.T. Valentine's History of Broadway Pre: 1865 Part III  Pages: 544-572  Broadway, From Vesey Street to Duane Street  Posted 10/12/06.
Article Name: D.T. Valentine's History of Broadway Pre: 1865 Part IV Pages: 572-604  Broadway, From Duane Street to Canal Street        Posted 10/28/06.
Article Name: D.T. Valentine's History of Broadway Pre: 1865 Part V Pages: 604-608  Broadway At Canal Street Posted 3/28/07
Article Name: D.T. Valentine's History of Broadway Pre: 1865 Part VI Section: A Pages: 608-616 Broadway, Between Canal Street and Astor Place  Posted 7/7/07.
Article Name: D.T. Valentine's History of Broadway Pre: 1865 Part VI Section: B Pages: 619-627 Broadway, Between Canal Street and Astor Place  Posted 7/8/07.
Article Name: D.T. Valentine's History of Broadway Pre: 1865 Part VI Section: C Pages: 627-636 Broadway, Between Canal Street and Astor Place  Posted 8/5/07.
Article Name: D.T. Valentine's History of Broadway Pre: 1865 Part VII Pages: 636-655 Broadway, From Astor Place to a Point Above Union Square Posted 9/13/08
Article Name: D.T. Valentine's History of Broadway Pre: 1865 Part VIII Pages: 652-655 Broadway From Twentieth Street To Fortieth Street  Pages: 652-655   Posted 9/13/08             This completes the article

Sub Section: Chit-Chat on Broadway
Article Name:  The Fields
Article Name: When the Gay White Way Was Dark                     Posted 10/2/06
Web Link: Broadway-Country Lane to White Way
Web Link: Broadway Chronometer
Web Link: The Broadway Beat
Web Link: The Broadway Bridge
Web Link: 1800-1849: Stage Musical Chronology
Web Link: American Popular Song, Bound For Broadway
Web Link: Broadway Walk (Forgotten New York)
Web Link: Broadway and Canal 1834  (picture)
Web Link: Broadway 1831    (painting)
Web Link: Broadway: City Hall 1819
Web Link: Broadway and Bowling Green 1826 
Web Link: Broadway-a Tour
Web Link: History of 100 Broadway

Sub Section: Broadway Entertainment
Article Name: Broadway At Night
Web Link: Broadway's First Great Dance Directors-Pioneer Choreographers
Web Link: Talking Broadway  (excellent site)
Web Link: Internet Broadway Database (find credits of your favorite stars)
Web Link: The Internet Theatre Database-Type in a name or title, and get info on the actor, author or stage play of your choice.
Web Link: Broadway
Web Link: Old Theatres On Broadway
Web Link: Broadway Postcards From The Bruce Levy Collection
Web Link: The Amusements of New York City
Web Link:
Web Link: Broadway's Gypsy Robe

 
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