The Centenary of The Free & Independent Republic of Greenwich Village

The Centenary of The Free & Independent Republic of Greenwich Village

The Free & Independent Republic of Greenwich Village…it almost happened! 100 years ago today on January 23rd, 1917 six artists including Gertrude Dick, John Sloan and Marcel Duchamp covertly made their way past a patrol man and entered the side door of Washington Square Arch where they scaled the 110 steps to the top!

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