New York City Photo’s      05-07-12
Sunlight floods in through windows in the vaulted main room of New     York Citys Grand Central Terminal, illuminating the...
Aerial view of New York City, looking north, on December 16, 1951
28th Street Looking east from Second Avenue, on April 4, 1931
Meeker Avenue Bridge under construction, looking south,    showing Brooklyn approach, on June 29, 1939
Shadows are cast beneath the Brooklyn Bridge,   seen from a stable roof, on May 6, 1918
A worker on the Brooklyn Bridge, on November 19, 1928
Markus Mercury Wheel Club, Flushing RaceTrack, bicyclists ready to race in June of 1894
Original City Hall subway station, IRT   Lexington Avenue Line, in 1904
Coney Island looking east from Steeplechase Pier showing   Sunday bathers, crowd on beach, on July 30, 1922
A two-horse team street cleaner, withsprayer, squeegee, and roller at rear
An experimental exposure made on theQueensboro Bridge, on February 9, 1910
Italian vegetable sidewalk stand, on Bleeker Street, near   Church of Our Lady of Pompeii, in August of 1937
Lower Manhattan skyline at night, seen from either theStaten Island Ferry or Governors Island, in February of 1938
Hayden Planetarium, American Museum of Natural History,West 81st St, between Columbus Avenue and Central Park West
Red Hook Swimming Pool, Clinton, Bay & HenryStreets, Brooklyn. Bathers as far as the eye can see
Queensboro Bridge under construction, on August 8, 1907
The Queensboro Bridge, showing reconstruction of tracks looking east, on November 22, 1929
A one-legged newspaper boy and other "newsies",    on Delancey Street, on December 26, 1906
New York Police Department evidence photo, homicide scene. JoeKellner, 404 East 54th Street, murdered in hallway, on Janua...
Powell House at 195th Street and 58thAvenue North, Queens, on May 20, 1941
Times Square theaters by day, in New York City. The TimesBuilding, Loews Theatre, Hotel Astor, Gaiety Theatre and   other ...
An aerial view of the Statue of Liberty in New York Harbor, on January 27, 1965
A view from the Williamsburg Bridge, looking west, showing    congested traffic in Manhattan, on January 29, 1923
Painters suspended on cables of theBrooklyn Bridge, on October 7, 1914
A Hooverville in Brooklyn, ca. 1930-1932.The area is now Red Hook Park in Brooklyn
New York Police Department   Evidence photo. Homicide   victim - overhead view, ca. 1916-1920. At the corners, notethe leg...
A Subway Road Comes up for air in Brooklyn -- in background, a view of Manhattan from subway elevatedtracks, 8th Street, B...
Yankee Stadium, Yankees on thefield during a game, ca. 1935-1947
A man reads a newspaper on New Yorks 6th Ave.and 40th St, with the headline: "Nazi Army Now    75 Miles From Paris.", on M...
New York Fire Department demonstration of asteam pumper converted from horse-drawn to motor-driven, at 12th Avenue and 56t...
Men cut ice from Kissena Lake in Queens, ca. 1860-1900
Children and adults with herd of sheep in the SheepMeadow in Central Park, New York City, ca. 1900-1910
Manhattan Bridge, under-construction, seenfrom the roof of Robert Gair Building, showing suspenders and saddles, on Februa...
Aboard a police boat on October 10, 1934, New York MayorFiorello LaGuardia hacks away at confiscated slot machines about t...
A view down an alley, as rows and rows of laundry hangfrom tenements ca. 1935-1941. Seen looking west from 70 Columbus Ave...
A crowded street market under New YorkCity Rail Road tracks, looking south on Park Avenue from 123rd Street in June of 1932
A night view of Midtown Manhattan, looking south from Madison Avenue and the 50s, ca. 1935-1941
Amid road construction, the Hudson Diner advertises  "Tables for Ladies" on November 20, 1929, on  Marginal Street, lookin...
Ninth Avenue El trains with passengers on 2 levels of tracks, 66thStreet El station in background, in October of 1933. Pho...
The S.S. Normandie, seen from a StatenIsland ship steaming through upper bay on its way to a river pier built for it, ca. ...
A view of the city from the Brooklyn Tower of   the Brooklyn Bridge, on April 24, 1933
A view of the city from the New York tower of George Washington   Bridge, 168th Street & Hudson River, on December 22, 1936
Fire Boats fight a blaze at Grace Line Pier 57, West  15th St, near the National Biscuit Co. building
Members of the New York Fire Department attend to a fire victim
The "Well", US Signal Corps Army Base Terminal, Port of Embarkation. Ration cases from crate cars are hoisted to warehouse...
Water from firefighters hoses freezes on the side of adjoining buildings
Interior view of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company (IRT) subway powerhouse, 58th to 59th Street, ca. 1904
42nd Street, looking west from 2nd Avenue. Chrysler Building at top right, "News Tavern" "Goblet Bar" at lower right, ca. ...
Brooklyn Bridge painters at work high above the city, on December 3, 1915
Aftermath of a collision on an elevated rail track
The Queensboro Bridge, leading to Manhattan, seen on May 1, 1912
A motorman operates a trolley cars nearWilliamsburg Bridge, on September 25, 1924
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  1. 1. New York City Photo’s 05-07-12
  2. 2. Sunlight floods in through windows in the vaulted main room of New York Citys Grand Central Terminal, illuminating the mainconcourse, ticket windows and information kiosk. Photo taken ca. 1935- 1941
  3. 3. Aerial view of New York City, looking north, on December 16, 1951
  4. 4. 28th Street Looking east from Second Avenue, on April 4, 1931
  5. 5. Meeker Avenue Bridge under construction, looking south, showing Brooklyn approach, on June 29, 1939
  6. 6. Shadows are cast beneath the Brooklyn Bridge, seen from a stable roof, on May 6, 1918
  7. 7. A worker on the Brooklyn Bridge, on November 19, 1928
  8. 8. Markus Mercury Wheel Club, Flushing RaceTrack, bicyclists ready to race in June of 1894
  9. 9. Original City Hall subway station, IRT Lexington Avenue Line, in 1904
  10. 10. Coney Island looking east from Steeplechase Pier showing Sunday bathers, crowd on beach, on July 30, 1922
  11. 11. A two-horse team street cleaner, withsprayer, squeegee, and roller at rear
  12. 12. An experimental exposure made on theQueensboro Bridge, on February 9, 1910
  13. 13. Italian vegetable sidewalk stand, on Bleeker Street, near Church of Our Lady of Pompeii, in August of 1937
  14. 14. Lower Manhattan skyline at night, seen from either theStaten Island Ferry or Governors Island, in February of 1938
  15. 15. Hayden Planetarium, American Museum of Natural History,West 81st St, between Columbus Avenue and Central Park West
  16. 16. Red Hook Swimming Pool, Clinton, Bay & HenryStreets, Brooklyn. Bathers as far as the eye can see
  17. 17. Queensboro Bridge under construction, on August 8, 1907
  18. 18. The Queensboro Bridge, showing reconstruction of tracks looking east, on November 22, 1929
  19. 19. A one-legged newspaper boy and other "newsies", on Delancey Street, on December 26, 1906
  20. 20. New York Police Department evidence photo, homicide scene. JoeKellner, 404 East 54th Street, murdered in hallway, on January 7, 1916
  21. 21. Powell House at 195th Street and 58thAvenue North, Queens, on May 20, 1941
  22. 22. Times Square theaters by day, in New York City. The TimesBuilding, Loews Theatre, Hotel Astor, Gaiety Theatre and other landmarks are featured in this January, 1938
  23. 23. An aerial view of the Statue of Liberty in New York Harbor, on January 27, 1965
  24. 24. A view from the Williamsburg Bridge, looking west, showing congested traffic in Manhattan, on January 29, 1923
  25. 25. Painters suspended on cables of theBrooklyn Bridge, on October 7, 1914
  26. 26. A Hooverville in Brooklyn, ca. 1930-1932.The area is now Red Hook Park in Brooklyn
  27. 27. New York Police Department Evidence photo. Homicide victim - overhead view, ca. 1916-1920. At the corners, notethe legs of the tripod supporting the camera above the body
  28. 28. A Subway Road Comes up for air in Brooklyn -- in background, a view of Manhattan from subway elevatedtracks, 8th Street, Brooklyn, New York, on March 21, 1938
  29. 29. Yankee Stadium, Yankees on thefield during a game, ca. 1935-1947
  30. 30. A man reads a newspaper on New Yorks 6th Ave.and 40th St, with the headline: "Nazi Army Now 75 Miles From Paris.", on May 18, 1940
  31. 31. New York Fire Department demonstration of asteam pumper converted from horse-drawn to motor-driven, at 12th Avenue and 56th Street
  32. 32. Men cut ice from Kissena Lake in Queens, ca. 1860-1900
  33. 33. Children and adults with herd of sheep in the SheepMeadow in Central Park, New York City, ca. 1900-1910
  34. 34. Manhattan Bridge, under-construction, seenfrom the roof of Robert Gair Building, showing suspenders and saddles, on February 11, 1909
  35. 35. Aboard a police boat on October 10, 1934, New York MayorFiorello LaGuardia hacks away at confiscated slot machines about to be destroyed and dumped into New York harbor
  36. 36. A view down an alley, as rows and rows of laundry hangfrom tenements ca. 1935-1941. Seen looking west from 70 Columbus Avenue or Amsterdam Avenue at 63nd Street
  37. 37. A crowded street market under New YorkCity Rail Road tracks, looking south on Park Avenue from 123rd Street in June of 1932
  38. 38. A night view of Midtown Manhattan, looking south from Madison Avenue and the 50s, ca. 1935-1941
  39. 39. Amid road construction, the Hudson Diner advertises "Tables for Ladies" on November 20, 1929, on Marginal Street, looking east from 125th Street
  40. 40. Ninth Avenue El trains with passengers on 2 levels of tracks, 66thStreet El station in background, in October of 1933. Photo taken on Columbus Avenue, northwest of Lincoln Square & 65th Street
  41. 41. The S.S. Normandie, seen from a StatenIsland ship steaming through upper bay on its way to a river pier built for it, ca. 1935-1941
  42. 42. A view of the city from the Brooklyn Tower of the Brooklyn Bridge, on April 24, 1933
  43. 43. A view of the city from the New York tower of George Washington Bridge, 168th Street & Hudson River, on December 22, 1936
  44. 44. Fire Boats fight a blaze at Grace Line Pier 57, West 15th St, near the National Biscuit Co. building
  45. 45. Members of the New York Fire Department attend to a fire victim
  46. 46. The "Well", US Signal Corps Army Base Terminal, Port of Embarkation. Ration cases from crate cars are hoisted to warehouse bins for storage, ca. 1945-1946
  47. 47. Water from firefighters hoses freezes on the side of adjoining buildings
  48. 48. Interior view of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company (IRT) subway powerhouse, 58th to 59th Street, ca. 1904
  49. 49. 42nd Street, looking west from 2nd Avenue. Chrysler Building at top right, "News Tavern" "Goblet Bar" at lower right, ca. 1935-1941
  50. 50. Brooklyn Bridge painters at work high above the city, on December 3, 1915
  51. 51. Aftermath of a collision on an elevated rail track
  52. 52. The Queensboro Bridge, leading to Manhattan, seen on May 1, 1912
  53. 53. A motorman operates a trolley cars nearWilliamsburg Bridge, on September 25, 1924
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