Around the Corner, a New Web Series Giving Short Video Clips of New York City History

Around the Corner is a cool new web series which shares a historical snippet of a New York City topic in a short and fun video. In this first episode, learn all about 114 Bowery, and the history behind Steve Brodie, the Brooklyn Bridge jumper who once owned a bar there.

At 114 Bowery in New York City, lines an appliance store. But on this site was once Steve Brodie's Saloon. Who was Steve Brodie? And what does he have to do with the Brooklyn Bridge?? Watch the full video to find out!

114 Bowery
Matt Coneybeare

Matt Coneybeare

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Matt enjoys exploring the City's with his partner and son. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time eating, running, and working on cool stuff.

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