In the TV show, The Alienist, episode 1, after the commissioner orders the brothel to be shutdown, they simply move across the street and re-open for business again.

The brothel owners hang a pair of women's boots outside of their door. Is it the sign for a brothel back then in New York?

  • hmm...this question is familiar but I can't recall where I saw it. – Paulie_D Apr 21 '18 at 7:00

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