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Lower Manhattan and the World Trade Center on the other side of the Hudson River from a landscape of horizon to horizon pier ruins at Exchange Place in Jersey City. So close, yet so far away. June 1975.

WAVZ 13 has added a photograph to the pool: I had simply found Jersey Metropolis just a few months earlier with all its post-industrial and...
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Yet more fun just strolling around in malaise-era Manhattan. The gargantuan hulking abandoned West Side Highway added a dystopian touch of light and shadow to what passed for life on cobblestoned West Street below. March 1974.

wavz13 has added a photo to the pool: Taken near West 20th Street where Chelsea Piers exists today to the left of the image. Believe...