Category: History

Video: A Trip Through New York City in 1911

This 1911 video from New York City is amazing to watch. It’s nearly eight minutes of video from the time when pedestrians, streetcars, elevated trains and horse drawn carriages prevailed. It’s interesting to see as cars appear in the video...

/ October 29, 2018

Listen to the New Hamilton Mixtape

While the full album arrives December 2nd, here are the four new Hamilton Mixtape tracks on Spotify. I highly recommend three of them: Immigrants (We Get the Job Done) by K’NAAN and Snow the Product et al, Satisfied by Sia,...

/ November 11, 2016

The Lost LA Subway

Having grown up in Los Angeles, I’m even kind of more amazed to learn more about the city’s early subway and streetcar system. via BoingBoing

/ January 2, 2013