Tag: New York

Circa 1902. "The Waldorf-Astoria, New York." The original, and somewhat forbidding, Waldorf at Fifth Avenue and 34th Street. (Shorpy)

Officer Sprinkle Parties at the Waldorf-Astoria

Our favorite officer and the patron saint of Ghosts of DC, Officer Sprinkle, took a trip up to New York City with a group...
Joe and Herb doing tricks

A Failed Suicide Attempt to One-Legged Bicycle Acrobat

Herbert Bell was the unfortunate victim of a railroad accident in 1912, where he lost his left above the knee. He was able to...