80 Photos of Old New York (1970-1989) | SUPERCHIEF
Everything was so different. I remembered every building and every turn but this wasn't right. I used to walk down these streets every day and they were full of life, but now it's a ghost town and I'm the ghost
New York City: Riverside Drive in 1897 with Grant’s Tomb in the background. (via:bygoneyears)
Melrose ~ The South Bronx at it's worst ~ c. 1970's
"This is the place?" Aaron asked in disbelief. He liked his thumb towards the old concrete building, "This?". I have to admit, the safehouse wasn't paradise, it didn't electricity or plumbing but it was safe, hidden from other Shadows. "It's the best right now. It's by running water and no one knows of its existence." I pat him on the shoulder and pushed his forward, towards the structure. "So suck it up buttercup."
80'S new york lower eastside
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