Tag: Sammys Bowerey Follies

  • Sammy’s Bowery Follies

    Sammy’s Bowery Follies

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    Sammy’s Bowery Follies was not the first “dive bar” nor did they invent the idea of “slumming” but for a stretch of time through the 1940s to the 1960s, Sammy’s was New York’s best example of both.

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In 1981, pioneer collector Andreas Brown, owner of New York’s Gotham Book Mart, and Hal Morgan published Prairie Fires and Paper Moons. This landmark book catalyzed the explosive interest in golden age American Real Photographic Postcards. Andreas’ book, and significant personal collections are his legacy to new and old collectors alike

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