Inside Thomson & Co.: A 19th Century Landmark, Revealed
Join the South Street Seaport Museum President and CEO Capt. Jonathan Boulware for a virtual walk through the historic Thomson & Co., currently under renovation at 213 Water Street. Watch layers of history literally peeling back to reveal secrets of this 19th century cast-iron building, spotlighting surprises like cart tracks in the basement, historic construction methods, and the machinery of an early elevator.
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213-215 Water Street was built in 1868 for A.A. Thomson & Co. A transcription error led to the building being referred to as “Thompson Warehouse” in the past. Click here for more details.
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