Madison Square, looking northeast, Manhattan. March 20, 1936

NYPL Notes: Policeman stands in front of Seward statue, shoe-shine man lounges on railing, right, Metropolitan Life building rises above park. 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.