AOL Travel
Print

41 Thomas Street, New York

41 Thomas Street - New York, New York
41 Thomas Street
41 Thomas Street, New York, NY 10007Map
+1 212 484 1222 (Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Tribeca
Overview

41 Thomas Street is known as the birthplace of the Tabloid journalism and newspapers. This is the notorious address where Helen Jewett, an upper class prostitute was murdered in her brothel in 1836. The murderer smashed her head in with an axe and later set her bed on fire. This was the first murder that was covered in detail by the city journalists and papers.

Most Helpful ReviewsWrite a Review

1 person found the following review helpful
By jbhaydn | Posted 01/08/13
  Still wondering if they caught the killer ?--jbhaydn  
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No | Report abuse
1 person found the following review helpful
By jbhaydn | Posted 12/06/12
  Clicking off all review's again !--jbhaydn  
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No | Report abuse

Traveler Reviews

1 person found the following review helpful
By jbhaydn | Posted 11/07/12
  Here to click off all the review's--jbhaydn  
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No | Report abuse
By jbhaydn | Posted 11/07/12
  Forgot to click off the last two I sent !--jbhaydn  
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No | Report abuse
By jbhaydn | Posted 08/27/12
  Did they catch the killer ???--jbhaydn  
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No | Report abuse
1 person found the following review helpful
By jbhaydn | Posted 07/19/12
  Hope they got the guy !!--jbhaydn  
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No | Report abuse

Write a Review

How would you rate your overall experience with 41 Thomas Street?
41 Thomas Street General Information
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
AOL Traveler Rating
0 POSITIVE Vote » Thanks for voting!
0 NEGATIVE Vote » Thanks for voting!
ADVERTISEMENT