Writing about photography used to be Pete’s domain. During his absence I am stepping in.
The New York Public Library, one of my favorite institutions, has released another batch of scanned photos. You can search the archives here:
And following you will see two photos from 1935 of two the many favorite spots in Manhattan.
First from 1935 the waterfront at South Street Seaport:
I just love ports and harbors.
And secondly, 3-5 Gramery Park, which look the same today: