MAY CONTAIN NUTS
HOME

Search Shorpy

SEARCH TIP: Click the tags above a photo to find more of same:
Mandatory field.

Search results -- 30 results per page


Night and the City: 1917
January 18, 1917. "New York Municipal Lodging House. Waiting for the doors to open." View full size. ... size as a bad joke. Yet that is exactly what New York City put up in 1909 at 432 East 25th Street. This shelter stood for 40 years ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/09/2011 - 7:49pm -

Night and the City: 1917

New York: 1908
... [That's the Park Row tower, tallest building in New York until the Singer was completed. - Dave] NYC 1908 At first I ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/09/2011 - 12:38pm -

New York: 1908

The Equitable Fire: New York, 1912
... in its vaults. (These amounts come from this New York Times article (pdf). An interesting read.) According to ... 1901 (Clinton and Russell). The small dome to left is the New York Clearing House on Cedar Street. The small peak-roofed building at top ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/08/2011 - 6:55pm -

The Equitable Fire: New York, 1912

New York: 1910
... Jacob Astor in 1836 and was considered the finest hotel in New York City for decades. It has been considered the direct ancestor to the Astor ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/14/2012 - 8:48pm -

New York: 1910

D.D. & Leslie: 1951
... 14, 1951. "Tillett residence, 170 E. 80th Street, New York City. Mr. and Mrs. on couch." The influential textile designers D.D. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/21/2022 - 1:28pm -

D.D. & Leslie: 1951

Miss Illegible: 1921
... (NJ) - Kathryn M. Gearon HARRISBURG (PA) - Emma Pharo NEW YORK CITY (NY) - Virginia Lee NEWARK (NJ) - Margaret Bates OCEAN CITY (NJ) ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/22/2022 - 12:25pm -

Miss Illegible: 1921

Standing Room Only: 1903
... the American flag. Visiting Artillerymen New York Times, October 5, 1905. The Honourables in Church. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/30/2015 - 9:54am -

Standing Room Only: 1903

Gotham City: 1908
"Fifth Avenue and Forty-Second Street, New York." Circa 1908, horses and motorcars shared the streets. Detroit Publishing ... Agency, Co., 503 Fifth ave. at 42nd st., New York City. Great When I opened up this picture I was practically drooling - ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/15/2016 - 2:49pm -

Gotham City: 1908

Senate Beer: 1942
... great too. [Capital Transit. - Dave] 14th and New York Avenue NW The church on the right is Faith Temple on New York Avenue. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/22/2014 - 9:56am -

Senate Beer: 1942

New York City's Youngest Judge
... Leo Healy (center) is installed as the youngest judge in New York City at the age of 34. Flatbush Court, Brooklyn, NY circa 1925. ... 
 
Posted by ltitus - 05/19/2008 - 4:02pm -

New York City's Youngest Judge

Take This Fire. Please.
... Loewinger Brothers printers, a pool hall and Greater New York Film Rental. We also see women at two of the windows. View full size. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/08/2011 - 7:32pm -

Take This Fire. Please.

East Side Story: 1959
... and cars, Essex Street and Henry Street, Lower East Side, New York City." 35mm acetate negative by Marion Trikosko for the U.S. News & ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/30/2022 - 2:43pm -

East Side Story: 1959

30 Rock: 1933
New York. December 5, 1933. "Rockefeller Center and RCA Building from 515 Madison ... Gottscho-Schleisner photo. View full size. City of the gods In 1933, my father was a seven-year-old living up Lick ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/17/2012 - 10:22pm -

30 Rock: 1933

Bernard Warner - New York City
... Father at approximately age 12. He had recently arrived in New York City from Ireland and I do not know the street where this photo was taken. ... 
 
Posted by BeckyF - 03/23/2012 - 11:49pm -

Bernard Warner - New York City

Gotham City: 1910
New York circa 1910. "Looking down Broadway from the Post Office. Singer, City Investing and Hudson Terminal Buildings." Detroit Publishing. View full ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/13/2012 - 10:11pm -

Gotham City: 1910

Back the Invasion: 1944
June 6, 1944. "New York. Part of the parade on D-Day, Madison Square." Medium format negative by ... with a death wish. Especially in NYC! New York City slickers Thank goodness I can finally get rid of this unsafe rainwear ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/09/2012 - 6:18pm -

Back the Invasion: 1944

D-Day: New York
New York, June 6, 1944. ALLIED ARMIES LAND ON COAST OF FRANCE. GREAT INVASION OF ... and Gene Kelly are Standing up and looking out at the city in Betty Garrett's Skyview cab. Those DeSoto Skyview Cabs were sold ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/06/2013 - 10:25am -

D-Day: New York

Box Office: 1899
... Circa 1893-1899. "Doorways to two businesses, New York City." Tuesday at the Terrace Garden: the French Students' bal masque. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/25/2022 - 1:39pm -

Box Office: 1899

Now Arriving from New York City
My Grandma and Grandpa arriving in Chicago, maybe? Late 40's Kodachrome. View full size. Prop planes When I was a kid I love to go to the airport and watch those big prop planes fire up. The trill has never been the same with jets. ... 
 
Posted by delworthio - 09/22/2011 - 7:35pm -

Now Arriving from New York City

Washday: 1900
New York circa 1900. "Yard of tenement at Park Avenue and 107th Street." 11 x 14 ... leave on those washday whites. Real life in New York City Wow. Here's the world of my immigrant grandparents -- the intimate ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/26/2012 - 4:57pm -

Washday: 1900

On the Avenue: 1912
New York circa 1912. "Fifth Avenue south from Thirty-Sixth Street." 8x10 inch dry ... buses the Avenue was known for. Assuredly one of the first city bus lines in the U.S. But even the most knowledgeable will be hard pressed ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/17/2022 - 10:26am -

On the Avenue: 1912

On the Beat: 1915
New York City circa 1910-1920. "Police Orchestra." Another view of New York's finest. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/12/2011 - 5:27pm -

On the Beat: 1915

New York World: 1905
Circa 1905. "City Hall and New York World building." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/01/2012 - 5:47pm -

New York World: 1905

Manhattan: 102 Years Ago
Manhattan circa 1908. "New York skyline." Part of an eleven-section panorama. 8x10 inch dry plate glass ... gives a nice overview of the kinds of facilities in the city including a map that shows an overall picture of where they were. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/18/2012 - 6:55pm -

Manhattan: 102 Years Ago

The Village: 1905
New York City circa 1905. "Jefferson Market Courthouse." Now a library. Looking down ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/18/2012 - 3:34pm -

The Village: 1905

Mad Men: 1943
March 1943. "New York, New York. Madison Avenue on a rainy day." Photo by John Vachon for the ... skyscraper in Chicago, but the more modest one in New York City. The Union Carbide and Carbon Building at 30 East 42nd Street: ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/16/2014 - 10:19am -

Mad Men: 1943

Ghost Crossing: 1915
... outnumbered as it is by the horseless versions. New York Avenue & 14th Street NW View Larger Map Wowzers ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/04/2012 - 4:01pm -

Ghost Crossing: 1915

Starlight Park: 1921
... Broadway Production, 1927 Lady of the Ensemble More New York City photos requested... More photos of people and places in New York ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/27/2012 - 12:24pm -

Starlight Park: 1921

On the Radar: 1952
... airfield? View full size. Idlewild Airport - New York City Based on the location of the radar antenna and the runway ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 11/11/2014 - 1:48pm -

On the Radar: 1952

Netherland and Savoy: 1905
New York circa 1905. "Hotels Netherland and Savoy, Fifth Avenue and East 58th." ... on fire during its construction in 1927. New York City 1905 Thanks to Helares for bringing this photo back to our attention. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/01/2012 - 5:45pm -

Netherland and Savoy: 1905
Syndicate content  Shorpy.com is a vintage photography site featuring thousands of high-definition images from the 1850s to 1950s. The site is named after Shorpy Higginbotham, a teenage coal miner who lived 100 years ago. Contact us | Privacy policy | Site © 2022 Shorpy Inc.