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    Great great stuff.

    Great great stuff.
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    The Opera Man

    Those of us who were at least semi-concious during the late 70s and the 80s might remember a street character whom I'll call The Opera Man.

    This was guy who used to spend his time on the sidewalks...
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    No.

    No.
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    While looking through my books I was pleasantly...

    While looking through my books I was pleasantly surprised to find this extremely interesting picture taken looking North West across Pershing Square, obviously in 1939. And in the lower left you can...
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    That is completely great. I must go look at it....

    That is completely great. I must go look at it. Thanks so much for posting this.

    I'll bet the new owner of the house bought the head along with it. I can't imagine someone just leaving a thing...
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    I think she's referring to the eagle they stuck...

    I think she's referring to the eagle they stuck over the GCT entrance canopy.
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    It would be very interesting to know what they...

    It would be very interesting to know what they razed to put up the Airlines Building.
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    Thank you all for your kind comments! Out of...

    Thank you all for your kind comments!

    Out of curiosity I walked by the Airlines Building site yesterday and took a snapshot from the same position as my 1975 shot.

    As we see, the old Deco...
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    Oh man....you can say that again. I...

    Oh man....you can say that again.

    I photographed the magnificent Airlines Terminal Building in December 1975. At the time I had already heard rumors that it was coming down.

    Also interesting...
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    In the film "Driving Around New York City -...

    In the film "Driving Around New York City - 1928", the wonderful scene of Harold Lloyd driving Babe Ruth in his cab takes place first driving uptown on 5th Ave, with its traffic cop towers, in the...
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