Tag Archives: Times Square

Looking Up

Weegee (1899-1968), [Woman looking at Mars through telescope, Times Square, New York], ca. 1943 (3074.1993) Carl Mydans (1906-2004), Kremlin, 1959 (267.2005) NASA, [Panorama of the Moon’s Surface with Shadow of Surveyor 1], June 2, 1966 (2014.26.1) NASA, Earthrise, December 24, … Continue reading

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Pearl Harbor

Al Brick for Movietone News, “When ‘Arizona’s’ magazines exploded there was a roar that could be heard for miles. Then she was still.” December 7, 1941, (1406.2005) Kelso Daly, “Brought from his bed by the thunder of exploding bombs, this … Continue reading

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Weegee Wednesdays: Everybody’s Happy!

Weegee, Tuesday Morning, Times Square, August 1945 (15627.1993) Weegee photographed the celebrations that marked the end of the Second World War 70 years ago this week. On Friday, August 10, 1945 (a few days after the U.S. dropped atomic bombs … Continue reading

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Weegee Wednesdays: Ladies of Liberties

Weegee, Statue of Liberty, ca. 1955 (3372.1993) Weegee, Statue of Liberty: Swing, baby, it’s a free country ain’t it?, ca. 1955 (3357.1993) Weegee, [Statue of Liberty], ca. 1961 (5912.1993) Weegee, [Man climbs 85-foot ladder to secure torch on the plastic … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Dan Weiner, New Year’s Eve, Times Square, New York City, 1951 (979.1974) Leon Levinstein, Times Square, New York City, New Year’s Night, 1970 (2011.53.43)

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Undressed Rehearsal

Andrew Savulich, Man confused about spelling of new movie, 1986 Andrew Savulich, Mother and son at voguing ball, 1986 Andrew Savulich, Police prevent woman from jumping off Grand Central Station, 1991 Andrew Savulich, Woman laughing after car wreck, 1989 Andrew … Continue reading

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Extraordinarily good and happy…

Vu, January 1, 1930 Cronica, January 1936 Cronica, January 1936 Weegee, “Shorty the Bowery Cherub, New Year’s Eve at Sammy’s Bar,” 1943 Dan Weiner, New Years Eve, Times Square, 1951 Happy New Year from Fansinaflashbulb!

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