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The Messiah
April 11th, 2003, 04:57 AM
Flying Over Manhattan NYC 1946
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Midtown Manhattan Nyc 1939
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Construction of the Empire State Building
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42nd Street NYC 1955
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Brooklyn Bridge 1955
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Manhattan 1938
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Wall Street District 1938
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New York 1958
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Times Square
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42nd Street NYC
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Manhattan Queen Mary 1957
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Wall Street N Y 1936
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Manhattan Skyline, New York City 1940
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View of Manhattan Nyc 1928
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1954, New york
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Ny,1931
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Brooklyn Bridge NYC 1938
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The Messiah
April 12th, 2003, 10:46 AM
You like them?

Ptarmigan
April 13th, 2003, 04:30 AM
I sure like to see old New York. A reprieve of seeing modern New York. See lots of old buildings that are now blocked by newer buildings. Also, interesting to see New York before the late and great World Trade Center even came to existence.

Anonymous
April 13th, 2003, 12:46 PM
I love these pics...especially the ones with the ocean liners in them (Queen Mary, Queen Elizabeth, and Normandie). *

TAFisher123
April 13th, 2003, 04:54 PM
I love all the setbacks, they dont make em like that anymore, I know it was a regulation then , anyone know when/why it ended.....is that considered art-deco?

The Messiah
April 17th, 2003, 05:03 PM
View of Municipal Building from Centre Street
January, 1904
http://www.nyc.gov/html/nyc100/gif/photos/full/mh1.jpg
City Hall Subway Station
May 25, 1907
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East River Drive construction -- looking south from Queensborough Bridge
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Murray Hill Hotel; From Park Avenue and 40th Street. Nov. 19, 1935
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Daily News Building; 42nd Street between Second and Third Avenues. Nov. 21, 1935
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Cliff and Ferry Street. Nov. 29, 1935.
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Seventh Avenue looking south from 35th Street. Dec. 5, 1935.
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40th Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenues. Sept. 8, 1938
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Columbus Circle. Feb. 10, 1938.
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Pike and Henry Street. Mar. 6, 1936.
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St. Bartholomew's, Waldorf Astoria, General electric building; Park Avenue and 51st Street. Apr. 2, 1936
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Willow and Poplar Streets. May 14, 1936
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Park Row; "Newspaper Row". July 23, 1936.
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Park Avenue and 39th Street. Oct. 8, 1936
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Brooklyn Bridge, Pier 21, Pennsylvania Railroad. Mar. 23, 1937.
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General view, looking southwest to Manhattan from Manhattan Bridge. Mar. 30, 1937
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Old Post Office; Broadway and Park Row. May 25, 1938.
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Wall Street, showing East River from roof of Irving Trust Building. May 4, 1938
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Financial district rooftops: II; Looking southwest from roof of 60 Wall Tower. June 9, 1938
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City Arabesque; From roof of 60 Wall Tower. June 9, 1938.
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A worker hanging on to two steel beams
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A worker at the edge of a platform, looking north
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Three workers securing a rivet
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Workers guiding hoisting cable.:1930's.
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Worker signaling below, view looking north east
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Connecting the beams
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Icarus, high up on Empire State :omg:
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Two workers securing a rivet
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Two workers inspecting steel
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Crew attaching rivets
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Worker bolting a steel support
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View of the building rising to about sixteen stories
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1908. Carts with goods parked along a street in New York City, with people standing near the carts and walking in the street
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Oct 1903. Image of John A. Dowie, Reverend of the Christian Catholic Apostolic Church in Zion, Illinois, standing on a crowded street in New York City.
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May 28, 1934. Rockefeller Center. RCA Building, from 515 Madison Ave.. Gottscho, Samuel H. 1875-1971, (Samuel Herman), photographer.
http://www.hellonewyork.com/images/Rockefeller%20Center%201934.jpg
1908. Trinity churchyard and skyscrapers, New York
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1908. Broadway, New York
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c. 1910 - 1920. Woolworth Building, New York City. City Hall Park and Post Office at lower left.
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c 1910. Times Square, New York, N.Y. Times Building in center, Hotel Astor at right.
http://www.hellonewyork.com/images/Times%20Square%20NYC%20c1910.jpg
c. 1915 - 1925. Central Park, aerial view, New York, NY
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c. 1915 - 1925. Central Park, aerial view, looking south, New York.
http://www.hellonewyork.com/images/central%20park2.jpg
1910. *St. Paul and Park Row buildings, New York, two tallest buildings in the world.
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Wm. Van Alen: Chrysler *
Building New York, 1929-30. 1046' ht.
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Two early designs and
the final product(Chrysler building)
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Construction of the Chrysler building
http://xroads.virginia.edu/~1930s/DISPLAY/chrysler/images/chrysler13.GIF
Photo taken from the Chanin Building
on April 14, 1930.
Image courtesy of Frank Gerlak.
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The Municipal Building
McKim, Mead and White
New York City, 1913
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American Radiator Building
Raymond Hood
New York City, 1924
http://xroads.virginia.edu/~1930s/DISPLAY/chrysler/images/radiator.jpg
New York Telephone Building
(The Barclay-Vesey Building)
Ralph Walker of Voorhees, Gmelin and Walker
New York City, 1926
http://xroads.virginia.edu/~1930s/DISPLAY/chrysler/images/dailynews.jpg
The Chrysler Building
William Van Alen
New York City, 1930
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The Empire State Building
Shreve, Lamb, and Harmon
New York City, 1930
http://xroads.virginia.edu/~1930s/DISPLAY/chrysler/images/empire1930.jpg
Rockefeller Center
Reinhard & Hoffmeister
Corbett, Harrison, & MacMurray
Hood & Fouilhoux
New York City, 1927-36
http://xroads.virginia.edu/~1930s/DISPLAY/chrysler/images/rockctr.jpg
http://xroads.virginia.edu/~1930s/DISPLAY/chrysler/images/city1932.jpg

The Messiah
April 19th, 2003, 02:02 PM
Broadway at Battery Place 1920's, Wide View
http://www.timefreezephotos.com/pictures/nyc2.jpg
Central Park 1950's
http://www.timefreezephotos.com/pictures/nyc6.jpg
Central Park 1950's, The Great Lawn.
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City Hall Park
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Empire State Building 1940's
http://www.timefreezephotos.com/pictures/a17.jpg
Gimbels in Snow Storm
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New York Life Building 1940's
http://www.timefreezephotos.com/pictures/a35.jpg
NYC Cortlandt Street 1900
http://www.timefreezephotos.com/pictures/cortlandt.jpg
NYC in the Snow 1940's
http://www.timefreezephotos.com/pictures/a3.jpg
NYC Post Office and Horse Drawn Trolley ca1900
http://www.timefreezephotos.com/pictures/po-trolly.jpg
NYC Skyline from New Jersey 1950's
http://www.timefreezephotos.com/pictures/nyc30.jpg
NYC-Battery Park ca1900
http://www.timefreezephotos.com/pictures/nyc21.jpg
Old NY Times Building 1900
http://www.timefreezephotos.com/pictures/nyc25.jpg
S-Curve, 2nd Avenue el at Coenties Slip 1&2
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S-Curve, 2nd Avenue el at Coenties Slip-1
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S-Curve, 2nd Avenue el at Coenties Slip-2
http://www.timefreezephotos.com/pictures/a33.jpg

dbhstockton
April 19th, 2003, 02:59 PM
This thread is getting ridiculous. *I have a cable modem and it still takes over a minute to load. *Please start a new thread if you feel like posting more nostalgic photos.