Thanks to Joe Panzarella for a trio of photos of East 138th Street, taken from his Mom's window, available for viewing in our ever-growing PHOTO GALLERY. If anyone can identify the elevated structure in thos photos, we'd love to hear from you.
Perhaps the point of view of our previous mystery photo was unusual enough to keep the location's revelation pending for a few weeks. Of course, once revealed, the school in question garnered all the expected rememberances and factoids. The latest MYSTERY PHOTO is one of those "either you know it or you don't" spots from the Bronx of the past. Which group do you belong to?
Special thanks to Jeanne Hamrick for an incredibly well-preserved photo of the 1933 class from P.S. 16, one of the oldest in our collection. It's available for you to see in our CLASS PICTURES GALLERY, the largest collection of its type on the internet!
The problem with accessing the NEIGHBORHOOD WALLS OF FAME has been fixed, so those of you who asked can finally go and memorialize your neighborhood, friend, or loved one.
With a selection of vignettes from her life in the Bronx, frequent contributor Myles Schulberg's mom has been warmly memorialized in his latest Bronx Diary entry.