Frits de Knegt

Frits de Knegt
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Sun, 03/14/2021 - 18:40
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When did you live in SoHo?

1970 - 202?

Where did you live in SoHo?

I had my business at 420 West Broadway, Hague Art Deliveries. Lived 419 West Broadway.

What was your occupation when you lived in SoHo?

My late partner Outer Germans and I developed the 420 West Broadway Building in 1970

What do you miss most about SoHo in the 1970s?

The sense of community, everyone knew each other, and the Mom & Pop shops.

What do you miss least about SoHo in the 1970s?

The upscale fashion boutiques, the loss of the art galleries that made Soho.

If you no longer live in SoHo, why did you leave?

Still there

What is your most vivid SoHo memory?

Saturday gallery openings, that incredible bowl of soup with that thick slice of home made bread at
FOOD.  

Is there anything else you would like to add to your profile?

I could go on for hours, but as a one finger type person it would take forever!