Posts Tagged ‘New York University’

Dental School

What: New York College of Dentistry, third oldest in the country
When: mid-1800s
Where: 161 Fifth Avenue


Minetta Brook

What: The path of an underground creek that still runs today.
When: For much of the island’s history, until early the early 1800s
Where: In the West Village, around New York University


Telegraph Races

What: Samuel Morse developed the electric telegraph
When: Early 1800s
Where: New York University