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May 8, 2013

Then Vs. Now: 1920s New York City

The city has undergone some major changes since the Roaring '20s.

Then: Battery Park (1922)

Now

Then: Lower Manhattan

Now

Then: 34th Street & Fifth Avenue (1922)

Now

Then: Times Square (1922)

Now

Then: Times Square (1922)

Now

Then: Times Square (1923)

Now

Then: The Lowell Fountain at Bryant Park

Now

Then: Fifth Ave & 53rd Street (1922)

Now

Then: Columbus Circle (1924)

Now

Then: Manhattan Municipal Building (1924)

Now

Then: Wall Street (1921)

Now

Then: Union Square (1921)

Now

Then: Union Square (1922)

Now

Then: Pennsylvania Station (1922)

Now

Then: Penn Station

Now

Then: Herald Square (1923)

Now

Then: Fifth Avenue & 59th Street (1924)

Now

Then: Holland Tunnel construction (1924)

Now

Then: 42nd Street and Lexington Avenue (1924)

Now

Then: Church and Warren Streets during subway construction (1927)

Now

Then: Broome Street from Broadway (1925)

Now

Then: Sherry Netherland Hotel and Plaza Hotel from Central Park (1928)

Now

Then: Central Park (1925)

Now

Then: Chrysler Building spire construction (1929)

Now

(via BuzzFeed)




2 comments:

  1. ... love, love with passion! this city ( lives in my heart forever and ever) =o)

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