Category Archives: NYC Streets


Madison Square Park, Manhattan

Madison Square Park, Manhattan

Photography by Berenice Abbott, 1936

Statue of William H. Seward located in Madison Square in New York City. This bronze statue was created by the artist Randolph Rogers (1825–1892).

William H. Seward was United States Secretary of State from 1861 to 1869, and earlier served as Governor of New York and United States Senator.

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The Night Before New Year’s Eve High Above Times Square

Photography by Anthony Quintano, 2014

Photography by Anthony Quintano, 2014

The MetLife Building in Winter

The MetLife Building in Winter

The MetLife Building (formerly The Pan Am Building) is a 59-story asset centrally located in the core of Midtown Manhattan’s prestigious office submarket, between Grand Central Terminal and E 45th St. Built in 1960-1963, the then-headquarters of Pan Am World Airways, it was designed by Emery Roth & Sons, Pietro Belluschi and Walter Gropius.

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Rockefeller Plaza at Christmas

Photography by Nicky, Two Nomads, 2012

Photography by Nicky, Two Nomads, 2012

Love, Midtown

Love, Midtown

Photography by Thomas R. Stegelmann, 2007

Beggar

Beggar. New York City

Date Created/Published: n/a

Beggar, New York City.

The picture is part of George Grantham Bain Collection, one of America’s earliest news picture agencies.

Woman Carrying Basket

Date Created/Published: 1908

Woman carrying basket, Salvation Army Christmas dinner, New York

The picture is part of George Grantham Bain Collection, one of America’s earliest news picture agencies.

Christmas Card Vendor

Date Created/Published: n/a

Christmas card vendor, New York City.

The picture is part of George Grantham Bain Collection, one of America’s earliest news picture agencies.

Scene along Bathgate Avenue in the Bronx

Photography by Arthur Rothstein, 1942

Scene along Bathgate Avenue in the Bronx, a section from which many of the New Jersey homesteaders have come.

The picture is part of the Farm Security Administration – Office of War Information Photograph Collection.

Macombs Road, Bronx

Photography by Phil Stanziola, 1964

Photography shows an abandoned automobile on Macombs Road, Bronx.

The photography is part of  the New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection.

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