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May 20, 2017

Street Scenes of Manhattan, New York in the 1970s

Manhattan has changed greatly in the past 40 years — the once drug and crime-ridden streets of the Lower East Side are now filled with luxury high rise apartments and retail shops.

These amazing color photographs were taken by photographer Eva Lewitus, showing street life of Manhattan in the 1970s.

(Photos by Eva Lewitus)

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