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Portraits of early 20th century New York

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Portraits of early 20th century New York

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Collection includes photos, paintings, drawings and film screenshots which portray New York from 1900-1930.

Items in the Portraits of early 20th century New York Collection

Hotel Astor on Broadway at night

Inscription: mount recto-(signed, in pencil) "Alvin Langdon Coburn". mount verso-(handwritten notation by artist, in pencil) "Times Square,. (the Christmas Tree) 1912"

Inscription: mount verso-(handwritten in pencil) (underlined) "New York - pl. 6". (rubberstamp, orange ink) (circled) "4"

Bird's eye view from 34th St. and 6th Ave.; Central Park is visible at the upper center of photo, an elevated train runs through center of photograph.

Woolworth Building during construction, general view of exterior. in 1912