metropolitan nights

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Floodlights lighting the top of the new 102-story Empire State Building (Shreve, Lamb & Harmon, 1931) the night of May 4th, 1931, three days after of the building’s official dedication. The rich Art Deco architecture skyscrapers on foreground is the Bricker Casino and 1400 Broadway Building (Ely Jacaques Kahn, 1931). The old Metropolitan Life Tower (Napoleon Le Brun, 1909) are visible at right, background.

Photo: New York Daily News.

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96/366 : Pink Sakura and Blue Tocho by Hidehiko Sakashita
Via Flickr:
April 5, 2016 LXV #366project2016

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Photo Set #2 - 1955

1. Harlem, 1955, William Klein 

2. Last Of The Teddy Girls, London, 1955, Ken Russell 

3. New York, 1955, William Klein

4. Mary Glasses, Paris, 1955, Kenneth Van Sickle

5. James Dean, 1955, Dennis Stock 

6. U.S. 285, New Mexico, 1955, Robert Frank 

7. Halloween, Chicago, 1955, Yasuhiro Ishimoto

8, Opening Night, Metropolitan Opera: Men in Top Hats, 1955, Garry Winogrand

9. Parade, Hoboken, New Jersey, 1955, Robert Frank

10. Gondolas, Doge’s Palace, Venice, 1955, Ernst Haas