manhattan skyline at night

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).

Night view of Lower Manhattan skyscrapers from the bay. Circa, 1943. The City Bank Farmers Trust (Cross & Cross, 1931) at left and Cities Service (Clinton & Russell, 1932) at right, towers dominates the skyline.

Photo: Andreas Feininger.

Source: Andreas Feininger,Susan Elizabeth Lyman, “The Face of New York”. New York, Crown Publishers, 1955.