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The Heart of New York: 1908
Manhattan circa 1908. "The Heart of New York." Landmarks in this panorama of four 8x10 glass plates include Broadway, ... taking in the scene from the cupola atop the domed New York World building. Detroit Publishing Co. View full size. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/17/2012 - 10:40pm -

The Heart of New York: 1908

New York, New York: 1941
... 1941. "Lower Manhattan seen from the S.S. Coamo leaving New York." View full size. 35mm negative by Jack Delano. Office of War ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/09/2011 - 7:29pm -

New York, New York: 1941

Park Avenue: 1957
... by Gottscho-Schleisner. View full size. Old New York Ahhh, good old 1957 New York. Still home to the Cramdens, the Mertzes, ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/05/2012 - 7:06pm -

Park Avenue: 1957

New York City: 1901
New York City as seen from the Statue of Liberty circa 1901. Cyanotype by the ... on old large-format photographs being what they are... New York City in 1901 I love such sights. And Today? Oh, please, may ... 
 
Posted by Ken - 09/08/2011 - 10:04pm -

New York City: 1901

New York to Paris: 1908
... Times Square driving the Thomas Flyer at the start of the New York to Paris automobile race 100 years ago today. Five months later the car ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/09/2011 - 12:59pm -

New York to Paris: 1908

Hoover Terminal: 1942
... in 1938, the Hoover name was not transferred to the new facility two miles away. Fright Plan This airport had to be one of ... Reagan National Airport a short distance south. New York, Chicago, and ... Brownsville? The sign lists ten major or almost-major ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/23/2021 - 6:38pm -

Hoover Terminal: 1942

New York, New York: 1901
Circa 1901. "Cluster of skyscrapers, New York, New York." Who'll be first to name the street? 8x10 inch glass negative, ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/30/2012 - 4:37pm -

New York, New York: 1901

World Trade Center: 1976
1976. "World Trade Center, New York. Exterior view with Brooklyn Bridge. Minoru Yamasaki, architect." 4x5 inch ... place I was on that day. It's burned into my memory. New York City Visit in 1986 Ten years later I took this Shorpy photo at ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/11/2021 - 12:44pm -

World Trade Center: 1976

New York City
Taken on boat to Liberty Island, late 40s early 50s. (ShorpyBlog, Member Gallery) ... 
 
Posted by mhallack - 07/29/2021 - 11:49am -

New York City

New York, New York: 1931
December 15, 1931. "River House, 52nd Street and East River. Shoreline with clouds." 5x7 safety negative by Gottscho-Schleisner. View full size. Tenants According to NYC-Architecture , "despite its vast size, River House contained on ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/31/2012 - 6:34pm -

New York, New York: 1931

The Mailpipe: New York
... Museum Postal Museum history of pneumatic mail. New York Pneumatic Mail System A brief history of the pneumatic system in New ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/19/2012 - 1:47pm -

The Mailpipe: New York

Powerhouse: 1921
... open doors of one of ConEd's steam-electric plants in New York in the 30s. He said: "I was just knocked out by the rhythm and ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/06/2021 - 10:01am -

Powerhouse: 1921

River Cruise: 1906
Circa 1906. "Steamer New York on the Hudson. Boat landing at Kingston Point." 8x10 inch glass ... on shore in their jackets, and the clear decks of the New York indicate this is off season. All summer long the crush of ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/20/2012 - 7:20pm -

River Cruise: 1906

New York: 1933
1933. A view across New York's Central Park Lake framed by the Sherry-Netherland and Plaza hotels. 5x7 ... photographer Samuel H. Gottscho. View full size. New York Wow, this looks like a great place to live. Yes NYC is the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/13/2013 - 6:18pm -

New York: 1933

New York to Paris: 1908
... 1908. "Lelouvier and driver in Werner car, at start of New York to Paris automobile race." The course was from Times Square to the Eiffel ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/29/2012 - 8:14pm -

New York to Paris: 1908

Insurance Patrol: 1913
"Auto Insurance Patrol" circa 1913 in New York City. View full size. 5x7 glass negative, George Grantham Bain ... on the roads in the United States. Below: Fifth Avenue, New York, on Easter Sunday 1913. I don't think this picture ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/08/2011 - 11:55am -

Insurance Patrol: 1913

Caribou: 1940
... little stunt. How far north is Caribou? Start in New York City, and drive north. When you enter Maine, you are still less than ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/01/2021 - 1:50pm -

Caribou: 1940

Hanover National Bank: 1903
... Lower Manhattan circa 1903. "Hanover National Bank Bldg., New York City." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Photographic Company. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/12/2021 - 1:28pm -

Hanover National Bank: 1903

Seeing New York: 1904
Circa 1904. "Seeing New York." Electric omnibuses at the Flatiron Building. 8x10 inch dry plate glass ... made by the Vehicle Equipment Company of Long Island City, New York. Their literature called them “A combination of the commercial and ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/24/2012 - 9:51pm -

Seeing New York: 1904

Omnibus Stop: 1951
... June 1951. "Times Square street scene." Now playing at the New York Theatre: Skipalong Rosenbloom . 35mm acetate negative by Angelo ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/09/2021 - 11:47am -

Omnibus Stop: 1951

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

Summer of '51
... lovely. I'm of the same generation. But from western New York. So this landscape looks exotic to me. I love the house, with the trellis, ... 
 
Posted by tterrace - 08/13/2021 - 1:11pm -

Summer of '51

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

Our Lady of Lourdes School
... the Our Lady of Lourdes School at 468 West 143rd Street in New York circa 1914. 8x10 inch glass negative, Bain News Service. View full size ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 02/14/2017 - 11:50am -

Our Lady of Lourdes School

New York Central "Pacific" #3035: c.1920
... The American Locomotive Company (ALCO). Up-state central New York. Scanned from the original 7x5 inch glass negative. Possibly a 4-6-2 ... 
 
Posted by D_Chadwick - 06/03/2010 - 5:41am -

New York Central "Pacific" #3035: c.1920

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

State of New York: 1910
... "Cuyahoga River from the viaduct." Sidewheeler State of New York at the Detroit & Cleveland Navigation Co. docks. View full size. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/30/2012 - 2:45pm -

State of New York: 1910

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

Clipper Seven Seas: 1949
August 25, 1949. "New York International Airport, Idlewild. Bridge with plane." A Boeing 377 ... the early part of the 50s over to Europe and to Australia/New Zealand to see my uncle. They were glorious to fly on after the same ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/11/2015 - 10:36am -

Clipper Seven Seas: 1949

WTC: 1976
1976. "World Trade Center, New York. Model showing towers and plaza. Minoru Yamasaki, architect." 4x5 inch ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/11/2021 - 10:57am -

WTC: 1976
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