Vintage New York

A look into the past of New York.


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  1. Times Square

    Times Square

     
     
  2. Midland Beach, Staten Island
1899

    Midland Beach, Staten Island

    1899

     
     
  3. Grand Army Plaza in Brooklyn

    Grand Army Plaza in Brooklyn

     
     
  4. Prospect Park

    Prospect Park

     
     
  5. Times Square

    Times Square

     
     
  6. Prohibition protest in New York
July 4, 1925

    Prohibition protest in New York

    July 4, 1925

     
     
  7. Crowd celebrating the end of Prohibition in Times Square

    Crowd celebrating the end of Prohibition in Times Square

     
     
  8. Garment District
1930s

    Garment District

    1930s

     
     
  9. Columbus Circle
1970s

    Columbus Circle

    1970s

     
     
  10. Pier 17
1935

    Pier 17

    1935

     
     
  11. New York City
1915

    New York City

    1915

     
     
  12. Castello map plan of lower Manhattan
1660

    Castello map plan of lower Manhattan

    1660

     
     
  13. Taxicab from the early 1900s

    Taxicab from the early 1900s

     
     
  14. Corner of Lafayette Street and Houston Street cars lined up during the oil embargo
1973

    Corner of Lafayette Street and Houston Street cars lined up during the oil embargo

    1973

     
     
  15. Treasury Building
1933

    Treasury Building

    1933