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U.S. Fox Street, Bronx, NY, 1960 | flickr

In this photo of New York City Bronx, one can see the commerce and mass population residing here. In just one decade the population of inner cities declined significantly, resulting in mass decline in business and real estate. This image can be fou

Nadelman's voyeuristic shots were often captured through the open door of his bar, allowing him to see a candid cross section of 1970s New York not available in project that took place over a shorter time period

Nadelman's voyeuristic shots were often captured through the open door of his bar, allowing him to see a candid cross section of New York not available in project that took place over a shorter time period

Holland Tunnel, 1955

In this tiny electric narrow gauge train was installed in New York's Holland Tunnel, driven by traffic cops to monitor & slow vehicles : RetroFuturism

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We had steps like this going down to Undercliff Avenue across from my apartment building. They had great acoustics for singing.

New Yorker U-Bahn-Fotos: Nächster Halt... Ghetto-Krieg - SPIEGEL ONLINE - Nachrichten - einestages

In May Curtis Sliwa created the "Magnificent a group dedicated to combating violence and crime on the New York City subways. At the time, the city was experiencing a crime wave. The Magnificent 13 grew and was renamed the Guardian Angels.