All photos by David Jo for Untapped Cities Once a favorite haunt of America’s illustrious industrialists (and to an extent
Downtown Montreal used to be a wealthy residential neighborhood named the Golden Square Mile. Today, the former mansions have found new modern-day uses.
Author David Freeland helps Rashida Jones find out what happened to her grandmother in Gilded Age NYC on a great segment on the NBC Show "Who Do You Think You Are?"
A look at the changing streetscape of Fifth Avenue and 57th Street, once the site of Cornelius Vanderbilt II's mansion, the largest single family home in the city at the time.
The rise and fall of the Vanderbilt family still pervades American historical lore and the remnants of Cornelius Vanderbilt II's Fifth Avenue Mansion can still be found throughout Manhattan.