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The Italian Cafés of the South Village

…the area for generations. One of these is the Italian cafe, which brought new varieties of coffee and a relaxed social atmosphere to the bustling city. These cafes extended onto…

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Cafe Wha & The Fugs

…archive. MacDougal Street night scene of Cafe Wha?, June 25, 1966 (Photo by Fred W. McDarrah/Getty Images) In the 1960s, Cafe Wha? was where some of the first performances were…

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Cafe Royal

…special character of the Village. For more information on the Cafe Royal: Sunset on Yiddish Empire, NY Post, October 29th, 2010 OSCAR SZATHMARY.; Owner of the Cafe Royal Dies After…

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Roots of Jazz Run Deep in Greenwich Village

…and Mel Powell at Cafe Society Café Society, the first racially integrated nightclub in New York City, was a groundbreaking institution. Opened in 1938 on Sheridan Square, the existence of Café Society was possible…

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The San Remo Cafe: Archive Edition

Actor Montgomery Clift, far left, and Kevin McCarthy (along with several other unidentified diners), eat at the San Remo Cafe. San Remo Collection, Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation Off…

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The Fortune Society’s Village Roots

The Fortune Society’s Village Roots David Rothenberg is one of Greenwich Village’s most influential political activists. Originally drawn to the neighborhood’s open and accepting culture, he quickly became interested in…

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San Remo Café Plaque Unveiling

San Remo Café Plaque Unveiling Please join us as we unveil our latest historic plaque marking the site of the legendary San Remo Café, located at 189 Bleecker Street/93 MacDougal…

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Thai House Cafe 151 Hudson Street

Professional photographer Robert A. Ripps took these images of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, and of Ground Zero and its surroundings in the days and weeks following…

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