Busiest Street Corner in America (circa 1879)

Not much has changed…

“If it is true that there is no place so lonely as in a crowd, and if a man feels like being real lonely, he cannot find a better place to go than to lean against a lamp-post on one of the corners of Fulton street and Broadway.”

– read article, “BROADWAY AND FULTON-ST; THE BUSIEST CORNERS IN AMERICA.” (New York Times. July 22, 1879, Wednesday.)