Parsons School of Design alumnus with a BFA in fashion, who has worked in the menswear industry for several years. Past lives have been in the East Village and Lower East Side of Manhattan; more recently transplanted to Harlem. Currently living in a 1907 "French flat," an Edwardian era middle-class apartment.
A Bespoke reader just moved into a house that belonged to her husband's family for generations and asked how they can find pictures of the old stoop that was knocked down by a car traffic mishap many decades ago. The Museum of the City of New York has a digital library online that might be accessed but is not complete of all addresses: LINK
The government also has tax photos that have been taken in the 30s and 40s or the 80s that may be ordered online here: LINK