Thursday, February 28, 2013

The Jefferson is moving on up

EVG Facebook friend Nick Solares shared the above photo from yesterday showing how quickly the newly christened development called The Jefferson is rising at the former Mystery Lot off East 14th Street and Third Avenue ... (Find more of his photos here.)

Meanwhile, Nick shared these two photos from the former enclave of 18th and 19th century charm Mystery Lot...



James C. Taylor said...

Well we're movin' on up,
To the east side
To a deluxe apartment in the sky
Movin on up
To the east side'
We finally got a piece of the pie

Anonymous said...

to the right of that is (was) the irving klaw photo studio, where betty page made her fame. or, her fame was made for her.


Ann said...

I have fond memories of the dinosaur-in-straitjacket.