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Old June 10th, 2011, 09:35 AM   #1481
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Hi together,

found three interesting links in a german forum. Some pictures look familar to me from this thread. Anyway here are the links:

NYTimes: http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/201...ISUALss-1.html

http://mlballpark.com/photos-new-york.html

German Blog-Page: http://nygeschichte.blogspot.com/ it`s best to browse the archive for interesting articles.
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Old June 13th, 2011, 03:38 PM   #1482
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From my own collection of slides and (copy)negatives. Quick scans, no cleaning.

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2. August 1972.


3. July 1960.


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Old June 13th, 2011, 04:27 PM   #1483
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If you love the Empire State Building as much as I do and consider it a classic, vote for it in the Supertalls World Cup to advance to the next round, click here. http://xl.skyscrapercity.com/?page=o...110613#discuss Please do it. Every vote counts.
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Old June 13th, 2011, 06:51 PM   #1484
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Fabulous Hoogbouw010!!
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Old June 13th, 2011, 07:08 PM   #1485
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hoogbouw010: In picture 4 what is that in the middle of the street with the three lights on the top? Is it a stop sign?
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Old June 13th, 2011, 07:34 PM   #1486
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One of the traffic control towers along Fifth Avenue from 1922 to 1929, equipped with telephones and push-button signals and flashlights to be operated by a police officer in the upper cabin.
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Old June 13th, 2011, 08:03 PM   #1487
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Interesting. that I did not know. Many thanks
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Old June 15th, 2011, 02:15 AM   #1489
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42nd and Lexington, 1920s



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The Holland House, 1905

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1913 - 5th Ave, n 42nd St, Easter Paraders by straatis, on Flickr
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Singer Bldg., 1909

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These photographs are remarkable treasures from multiple points of view; ranging from curiosity in Architecture to an interest in the history of fashion and everything in between. The quality of images from the very beginning of the last century is astounding.
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