The Hudson waterfront, between Christopher and West 23 Street, was home to a considerable enclave of Spaniards in the early decades of the twentieth century. Signs and survivors of that history can still be found by the attentive observer.
El Charro Español El Chico, Benito Collada El Faro
Jai Alai, Valentín Aguirre Sevilla 11 Cornelia Street
Mural at 88 Perry Street Spaniards in Caroline Ware’s “Greenwich Village”