Thursday’s Special: City Dwellers

William Earle Dodge – President of the State Chamber of Commerce in NYC from 1865 to 1875 standing in Bryant Park NYC
020

Ralph Kramden – famous Bus Driver played by Jackie Gleason outside the Port Authority Bus Terminal in NYC

Jose Bonifacio De Andrada E Silva – Patriarch of the Independence of Brazil-standing in Bryant Park NYC-A gift to the City of NY from Brazil071

Peter Stuyvesant – The last Dutch Director-General of the colony of New Netherland from 1647 until it was ceded provisionally to the English in 1664, after which it was renamed New York. Standing in Stuyvesant Square Park, NYC

statue

Peter Pan – sitting in Carl Schurz Park on NYC’s Upper East Side

068

thursdayspecial

17 thoughts on “Thursday’s Special: City Dwellers

  1. Great photos! Interesting history lesson too, I didn’t know New York was once New Netherland. What would our country be today should the Brits have held authority here…

    Like

  2. Fantastic! If I hadn’t opted for pigeons I would have used statues too. I like your angles, DM 🙂 Thank you for joining in and brightening my Thursday 🙂

    Like

Thanks for stopping by-Would love to hear what you think!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s