A Little Street in the Financial District of New York City Named Ann.. Created in 1728, named after Ann White the wife of developer and Merchant Thomas White. 21 Ann Street was one of the most active gay, straight, voyeur Adult bookstore in the 1970, 1980s, 1990s and into the Millennium.
And to think it was just a few short blocks from both World Trade Center and the Historic South Street Seaport.
Ann Street Bookstore also had the basement which was Bull Pen a buddy booth style cruise area of the bookstore till 1996, then moved upstairs. Then finally closed under the name Ann Street Video a few years after 9/11 in 2006.
Here’s an Original Ad from the early 1990′s.