Rare Historical Photos (Pic Heavy)

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    Black and White Vintage Photos of New York


    A view down an alley, as rows and rows of laundry hang from tenements ca. 1935-1941. Seen looking west from 70 Columbus Avenue or Amsterdam Avenue at 63nd Street.
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    A crowded street market under New York City Rail Road tracks, looking south on Park Avenue from 123rd Street in June of 1932.
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    A night view of Midtown Manhattan, looking south from Madison Avenue and the 50's, ca. 1935-1941.
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    Amid road construction, the Hudson Diner advertises "Tables for Ladies" on November 20, 1929, on Marginal Street, looking east from 125th Street.
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    Ninth Avenue El trains with passengers on 2 levels of tracks, 66th Street El station in background, in October of 1933. Photo taken on Columbus Avenue, northwest of Lincoln Square & 65th Street.
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    The S.S. Normandie, seen from a Staten Island ship steaming through upper bay on its way to a river pier built for it, ca. 1935-1941.
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    A view of the city from the Brooklyn Tower of the Brooklyn Bridge, on April 24, 1933.
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    Fire Boats fight a blaze at Grace Line Pier 57, West 15th St, near the National Biscuit Co. building.
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    Black and White Vintage Photos of New York




    Members of the New York Fire Department attend to a fire victim.
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    The "Well", US Signal Corps Army Base Terminal, Port of Embarkation. Ration cases from crate cars are hoisted to warehouse bins for storage, ca. 1945-1946.
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    Water from firefighters' hoses freezes on the side of adjoining buildings.
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    Interior view of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company (IRT) subway powerhouse, 58th to 59th Street, ca. 1904.
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    42nd Street, looking west from 2nd Avenue. Chrysler Building at top right, "News Tavern" "Goblet Bar" at lower right, ca. 1935-1941.
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    Brooklyn Bridge painters at work high above the city, on December 3, 1915.
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    Aftermath of a collision on an elevated rail track.
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    The Queensboro Bridge, leading to Manhattan, seen on May 1, 1912.
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    ...Vintage Photos of New York,




    A motorman operates a trolley cars near Williamsburg Bridge, on September 25, 1924. Signs advertise almonds, cold remedies, mustard, and stove polish.
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    Muhammad Ali checks on Howard Cossell's hair while covering the 1972 US Olympic Boxing Trials for ABC Sports.
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    Marianne Baba (L), Lois Conway (C) and Ruth Swensen standing next to plates of their x-ray during a Chiropractor Beauty contest, by Wallace Kirkland, 1956
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    13 1/4 Tons Of Money, October 10, 1949
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    Chinese police punishing a criminal (c. 1900)
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    American soldier gives mocking Nazi salute in bombed-out Berliner Sportspalast, 1945.
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    Kneeling over his own grave - Japanese officer preparing to behead a suspected Boxer, Tientsin, China, ca 1901
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    Americans giving Nazi salute to young men and women marching in Nazi uniforms. Long Island, NY. 1937.
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    LIFE Magazine High School Fashions, 1969



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    Continued,
    LIFE Magazine High School Fashions, 1969

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    An African-American man goes into the "colored" entrance of a the Crescent Theatre in Belzoni, Mississippi, 1939.
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    SMS Blücher rolling onto her side after taking about 7 torpedoes and 70 hits from 12 inch shells fired from British ships during the Battle of Dogger Bank, 24 January 1915
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    Wisconsin Senator Robert La Follette delivers the first radio speech for his presidential campaign (Sept. 1, 1924)
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    Finnish Soldier, Vuosalmi, July 1944
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    Inflatable Dummy Sherman, part of Operation Fortitude, Southern England, 1944
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    George Washington Carver and students in his lab at the Tuskegee Institute, 1902
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    A young woman who is not yet known as Marilyn Monroe with a partly assembled OQ-2 Radioplane target drone - Van Nuys, CA, June 26, 1945
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    A UH-1D helicopter from the 336th Aviation Company sprays a defoliation agent on a dense jungle area in the Mekong delta, 1969
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    Group of male juveniles in jail cell after arrest for stealing automobiles Los Angeles, Calif., circa 1941
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    Hitler is Dead! (1945)
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    American soldiers on Okinawa react to Victory in Europe Day. May 8th, 1945.
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    Grafton Street, Dublin, ca.1947
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    Crowd at Coney Island. July 21, 1940.
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    Searchlights pierce the night sky, Gibraltar, 1942.
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    "We real cool."
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    Rock Festival, Venice Beach, California, 1968
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    The Three Degrees, 1970s
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    Buster Keaton
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    Christopher Lee
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    A young woman getting her hair done in the 60's.
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    Ziggy, Iggy, and Lou
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    F-4 Phantom on a bombing run over Vietnam, 1971
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    Canadian crew of a Sherman tank south of Vaucelles, France, june 1944
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    Lilly Drugs, 1960
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    "The JUNE Victor Records are here" window display, 1921
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    FBI arrests Japanese civilians on Terminal Island (Calif.) December 7, 1941
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    U.S. Sherman tank advances past crashed gliders in Normandy, 1944
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    Crossing the Rhine March 22, 1945. The only armor an infantrymen has is the shirt on his back
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    F-4H-IF Phantom being refueled during a transcontinental flight across America, 1961
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    Robert DeNiro and Martin Scorsese
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    Jean Gabin and Michèle Morgan two famous French actor in "Quai des brumes"
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    Brian may with his red special
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    Nastassja Kinski
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    Eric Dolphy, Jazz Saxophonist. epitome of cool
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    Beastie Boys & Public Enemy, chillin' in '87
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    Miles in '67
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    The beautiful Rita Hayworth
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    ZZ Top and their Eliminator
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    Peace marcher, Washington D.C, 1967
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    "The Wild One"
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    At the Krazy Kat Club, Washington DC, July 15, 1921
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    Paula Deen at her prom. Yes, that Paula Deen.
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    Beach life, France, circa 1935
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    Just a couple of mascots sharing a beer.
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    Some kitty cats
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    Louis CK and Marc Maron
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    Ginger Rogers is such a babe
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    Marilyn
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    just Phil Spector and his girl
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    Mr..... Rogers?
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    Martin Landau and Barbara Bain, simply sophisticated
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    Poison Ivy and Lux Interior of The Cramps
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    Alan Shepard at Mission Control
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    James Brown
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    Best Picture Ever
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    Raquel Welch 1967
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    Haters Gonna Hate
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    Hugh and his girls
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    Window cleaner
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    Jimmy Hendrix and his father
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    Kelly LeBrock smokin' 1985
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    Not many cooler than Mr. Lee
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    Hippie Chick. 1969
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    Mia Sara
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    Definition of Cool.
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    Clint being Clint.
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    Nikola Tesla holding a lightbulb that is being lit with wireless electricity.
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    A Young Elizabeth Taylor
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    Look at this daddy-O
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    Skateboarder. 1976
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    John Huston and Marilyn, 1964
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    What a dude..
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    Frank Zappa, and his parents.
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    Woodstock dancing girl, 1969
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    Meanwhile, in Moscow...
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    French girl. 1963
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    Kingin' Ain't Easy.
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    Monroe. 1956
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    Cool had it's picture taken. Here it is.
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    1940s migrant worker, full of win
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    Birth of the Cool
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    Christopher Walken -1968
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    Girl with mini-sword brooch.
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    Lucille Ball circa 1936
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    Aldous Huxley, Jump, 1959
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    Michael Caine: the original cockney
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    Mini skirt girls. 1966
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    A young (the great) George.
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    Orson Welles, Chimes at Midnight, 1965
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    Oh nothing... just a hippopotamus pulling a cart.
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    Jack Nicholson 1969
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    1940's Workin' Gal
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    Dean. Giant.
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    Frank Zappa in Copenhagen, 1967
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    The kids are all right. Schoolgirls jumping rope in the '50's...
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    Marilyn
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    Hang out, 1950s
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    Django Reinhardt teaching a kid how to play the guitar, 1949
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    Sophia Loren having a picnic
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    Steve Martin casually ironing a kitten.
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    Audrey
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    Audrey 1957
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    Clark, Carole, cats
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    Françoise Hardy, 1967
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    Bob Dylan
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    Tom Waits
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    Robert Johnson
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    Freddie riding Vader? Alright...
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    50s Babe
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    Andy Warhol and Salvador Dali being cool
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    Swedish high jumper Gunhild Larking at the 1956 Olympics.
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    Just some Dodgers fan...
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    70's hippie student
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    Gene Tierney...classic screen beauty from 1940's-1950's
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    Nothing much, just Tom Waits chilling in a diner
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    What a badass
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    Joe Strummer, in all his smarmy glory
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    Jim and Pam Morrison
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    Godzilla on set having a smoke between takes
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    Bowie
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    Steve McQueen ca 1963 in his '57 Jag
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