lower manhattan

Night view of Lower Manhattan’s Financial District skyscrapers and Brooklyn Bridge’s viaduct. View looking southwest from East River, late 1962.

Photo: Shostal, New York.

Source: Roland Gööck. “Maravillas del Mundo. Prodigios de la Naturaleza y realizaciones del hombre, desde las cataratas del Niágara hasta las bases espaciales”. (España, Barcelona, Ediciones Nauta, 1968).

Aerial view looking northeast of the Twin Towers of World Trade Center (Minoru Yamasaki & Associates-Emery Roth & Sons, 1973) during its construction in Februray, 1971.

Photo: Charles E. Rotikin.

Source: Harris, Bill. “The World Trade Center. A Tribute”. London, Courage Books. 2001