New York Originals – My Mom & Pop Greenwich Village

A Presentation by Jamie McDonald

Jamie McDonald will present segments from his Emmy Award winning PBS series “New York Originals,” which profiles classic small businesses in New York City. He is also the author of a new book based on the series titled New York Originals — A Guide to the City’s Classic Shops & Mom-and-Pops, from which he will share specific examples of local businesses and their stories. Jamie will discuss the importance of these small shops to the identity of Greenwich Village and other neighborhoods and ways the public can help preserve these piece of living New York City history. Both his book and DVD copies of “New York Originals” will be available for sale at a special rate.

Wednesday, January 23, 2013
6:30 pm

Washington Square Institute, 41-51 East 11th Street, 4th Floor