Explore NYC history with oldnyc.org
This website is just great! Wherever is your favorite part of New York, just point at it on the map and discover old pictures from this very place. A website to enjoy without moderation, visit the city from another age at oldnyc.org. For instance, see pictures from Times and Union squares below:
General view – [Manhattan – Broadway – 43rd Street (North).] No Date
North on Fifth Avenue from S. W. corner of 42nd Street, 1912
Fifth Avenue, west side, north,from a point to the south of W. 42nd Street and across same, about 1910
Union Square West, north from East 15th Street, showing removal of the 8roadway streetoar tracks by the Works Progress Administration, 1937.