The tides of American history lead through the streets of New York City — from the huddled masses on Ellis Island to the sleazy theaters of 1970s Times Square. The elevated railroad to the Underground Railroad. Hamilton to Hammerstein! Greg and Tom explore more than 400 years of action-packed stories, featuring both classic and forgotten figures who have shaped the world.


Title Date published
#257 Frozen In Time: The Great Blizzard of 1888 2018-03-07
#256 DUMBO: Life on Brooklyn's Waterfront 2018-03-02
#255 The Rescue of Grand Central 2018-02-23
#254 The Destruction of Penn Station 2018-02-16
#253 Opening Day of the New York City Subway 2018-02-09
#252 The Underground Railroad: Escape through New York 2018-02-02
#251 McGurk's Suicide Hall: The Bowery's Most Notorious Dive 2018-01-18
#250 The Empire State Building: Story of an Icon 2018-01-12
#249 Madam C.J. Walker: Harlem's Hair Care Millionaire 2018-01-04
#248 Sitting Down with Roz Chast of the New Yorker 2017-12-22
#247 Rodgers and Hammerstein: The Golden Age of Broadway 2017-12-15
#246 Tales from a Tenement: Three Families on the Lower East Side 2017-12-07
#245 The Fall of the Fifth Avenue Mansions 2017-12-01
#244 The Rise of the Fifth Avenue Mansions 2017-11-24
#243 New York In Neon: Signs of the City 2017-11-17
#242 New York and the Dawn of Photography 2017-11-10
#241 Edgar Allan Poe in New York 2017-10-26
#240 The Ghosts of Greenwich Village 2017-10-20
#239 Murder at the Manhattan Well 2017-10-13
#238 Astoria and Long Island City 2017-09-29

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