Archive for the ‘New York Photos’ Category

Broad Street looking toward Wall Street, Manhattan. July 16, 1936

NYPL Notes: Buildings lining Broad Street, including [S]chwartz’s restaurant, left foreground, and a building with scaffolding. Source: Changing New York.: The New York Public Library. Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs.

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Photographs from this series taken by Berenice Abbott  for the Federal Projects Administration. Available at NYPL. · Changing New York, 1935-1938.

Grand Opera House, northwest corner, West 23rd Street and Eighth. August 12, 1936

NYPL Notes: Looking up over entrance of opera house, statues representing drama and music, bas-reliefs of Shakespeare and another; sculpture on roofline. Source: Changing New York.: The New York Public Library. Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs.

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Photographs from this series taken by Berenice Abbott  for the Federal Projects Administration. Available at NYPL. · Changing New York, 1935-1938.